Franz Till KPM Plaque with Boy's Portrait

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This nineteenth century KPM porcelain plaque by Franz Till of Dresden bears an exceptional full length portrait of a boy in black dress holding a hat. It measures 6" high, 4.5" wide and resides within a period frame measuring 12.25" high, 10.75" wide and 1.25" deep. Rear carries the impressed KPM sceptre mark along with the words " Fr. Till, Dresden ". Till was an artist who apparently opened his own porcelain decoration company in the mid-nineteenth century. He is said to have died in 1866. This item comes from a family who have been collecting European porcelain for four generations. It resides on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York and may be seen by appointment.
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Item Details

Reference #:
ha_074
Quantity
1
Category
Ceramics
Department
Antiques
Year
19th Century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Excellent
Material