Description:

Dresden Porcelain Plaque of 'Saint Mary Magdalene'
Meissen, Late 19th Century
After a, presumably lost, painting by Pompeo Girolamo Batoni (Italian 1708-1787),;verso with inverted underglaze blue crossed swords mark m.c. above an inverted ink notation Samuel T. Shaw/Grand Union Hotel/new york city/u. [s.] of america/july 23(rd) 1890 extending up from l.c. and a rotated partially illegible crayon notation. Unexamined outside of frame, minor contact wear between frame and plaque along sides and particularly concentrated with minor surface deterioration through lower portions, a few isolated minor surface scratches, scattered residue accretion throughout, and a few minor surface imperfections, blemishes and cavities; otherwise, in apparently good condition.
Plaque: 15-3/16 x 23-7/8 in (38.6 x 60.6 cm);
Framed: 18-5/8 x 27-1/2 in (47.3 x 69.8 cm)


Provenance:
Sold in these rooms, Estate Auction: Winter 1985, December 6-8, 1985, Lot 1056

    Provenance:

  • Sold in these rooms, Estate Auction: Winter 1985, December 6-8, 1985, Lot 1056
  • Condition:
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