Thu, 17th Jul 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Phoenix)

 
  Lot 21
 

21

A rare 1905 centenary bronze portrait plaque...

A rare 1905 centenary bronze portrait plaque of Nelson by L.F. von Roselieb
with three-quarter shoulder-length profile of Nelson in full-dress hat with chelengk, uniform with decorations and inscribed HORATIO NELSON / 1805 · THE TRAFALGAR CENTENARY · 1905, mounted on plush backing within oak frame

16 x 14½in. (40.5 x 37cm.)

Sold for £1,984
Estimated at £800 - £1,000

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
A rare 1905 centenary bronze portrait plaque of Nelson by L.F. von Roselieb
with three-quarter shoulder-length profile of Nelson in full-dress hat with chelengk, uniform with decorations and inscribed HORATIO NELSON / 1805 · THE TRAFALGAR CENTENARY · 1905, mounted on plush backing within oak frame

16 x 14½in. (40.5 x 37cm.)