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Lot 0345
AN AUSTRIAN FOUR PIECE POLYCHROME ENAMELED PLACQUES AND GILT BRONZE DESK SET, EARLY 20TH CENTURY, each mounted with a conforming painted enamel plaque depicting a rural youth or maiden in 18th century costume, set amidst a landscape reflecting their trade and enclosed by scrolling foliage detailed cast bronze, comprising a footed candle stand, height: 4 1/2"; a footed pen stand, length: 5 1/4"; an ink blotter, length: 4 3/4"; and a paper/envelope stand, height: 3 1/2".


Good condition with some gilding wear and discolorations throughout, surface buildup minor marks and some scratches. There are some negligible tiny edge chips and the ink blotter has a small right side crack. The paper/envelope stand has a top left corner plaque repair.

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Estimate $200 - $400May 19, 2018