Two framed Doccia plaques and a Doccia lobed tray, late 19th-20th century
Lot 211
Two framed Doccia plaques and a Doccia lobed tray, late 19th-20th century
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium
Lot Details
Two framed Doccia plaques and a Doccia lobed tray, late 19th-20th century
The plaques each moulded in low relief with mythological scenes, depicting the Massacre of the Niobids, and a Baccanale, respectively, in black ebonised frames, 12cm x 20.3cm and 12cm x 21.2cm (excluding frames) inscribed 'G180/oe' and 'G189/oe', respectively, the tray moulded with a scene depicting a Bacchanalian feast in the centre enclosed by swags held by putti, 38.5cm wide (3)

Footnotes

  • The Massacre of the Niobids after a model by Antonio Selvi (1679-1753), in turn after the composition by Guglielmo della Porta (active 1534-1572)
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  1. Sarah Shirley-Priest
    Specialist - General Ceramics and Glass
    Bonhams
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    The Old House
    Solihull, B93 0HT
    United Kingdom
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