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2022 Fall Fine Art and Interiors Auction

Sat, Oct 8, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 64

KPM Porcelain Plaque After Gerrit Dou, Prayer of the Spinner

Estimate: $1,600 - $1,800

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KPM hand-painted porcelain plaque after the painting titled "The Prayer of the Spinner" by Gerrit Dou (Netherlands/Holland, 1613-1675) originally executed in 1645, depicting an interior genre scene of a middle-aged woman in traditional Dutch garb seated beside an open window praying over the meal on the table before her with a spinning wheel and sleeping dog to the right all surrounded by household articles. Signed DOU to the spinning wheel lower right. Plaque inscribed with scepter above KPM mark above the letter B as well as measurements, en verso. Housed under glass in a molded giltwood Arts and Crafts style frame. Sight: 10 1/2" H x 11" W. Framed: 15 1/4" H x 15 3/4" W. Late 19th/Early 20th century.

The Estate of Pia Stratton, Nashville, Tennessee.


Minute abrasion to plaque lower right corner just above the dog. Minor inclusions between glass and plaque. Plaque is slightly loose in frame.

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