Lot 1319

Ceiling chandelier Wohl Italy, Doccia, 20th century, porcelain, glazed and decorated with butterfly pattern on the glaze, additional plastic flower and relief decoration, gold staffage, eight-flame with plugged, volute-shaped chandelier arms and brass suspension, electrified, not tested for function, one additional chandelier arm, underglazed blue crowned N-mark, h: approx. 119 cm (with suspension) Partly damaged, rest, signs of age. Neapolitan porcelain moulds were bought and remoulded after the factory was closed down by Doccia (Florence), these new editions were provided with the old markings of the Naples factory (compare Lit.: Graesse/Jaennicke, Führer für Sammler von Porzellan und Fayence, Steunzeug, Steingut, etc., 23rd edition, Braunschweig: Klinkhardt & Biermann, 1974, p. 634).