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Franz Xaver Thallmaier

Lot 81: Important German Porcelain Portrait Plate

David Mayer Antiques

November 29, 2020
New York, NY, US

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A very fine quality porcelain hand painted portrait plate depicting bust of wilhelm III, King of Orange. Signed on the back by Franz Xaver Thallmaier (1890-1910) . Great quality painting and in good condition. 9.85" in diameter.

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