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CARL HANSEN'S ORIGINALE SKAKSPIL
Chess set in its original box
Cast metal (bronce), one side silvered and the other oxidized
Designed by N. Hansen
Danish
Ca. 1875
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"CARL HANSEN'S ORIGINALE SKAKSPIL" <br>Cast metal chess set, Danish, ca. 1875, one side silvered with white highlights, the other side in oxidised metal, kings holding pots of beer, queens with bustle skirts, bishops as jockeys, knights as donkeys wearing tail coats, rooks as figures on turrets, pawns wearing dungarees, the king 7cm high, the pawn 5cm high, in a fitted presentation box with a sliding lid: "Carl Hansen's Originale Skakspil, modelleret af skulpteur N. Hansen...Paa de til dette skakspil benyttede figurer foreboldes, ifolge sket Anmeldelse, eneret i henold til lov af 31 Marts 1864 jfr jnd.  Bekjendtgjorelse af 16 Aug. S. A.",  25cm wide.<br>Description: <a href=https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/1372775_221c-a-carl-hansen-metal-chess-set-1864" title=""CARL HANSEN'S ORIGINALE SKAKSPIL" <br>Cast metal chess set, Danish, ca. 1875, one side silvered with white highlights, the other side in oxidised metal, kings holding pots of beer, queens with bustle skirts, bishops as jockeys, knights as donkeys wearing tail coats, rooks as figures on turrets, pawns wearing dungarees, the king 7cm high, the pawn 5cm high, in a fitted presentation box with a sliding lid: "Carl Hansen's Originale Skakspil, modelleret af skulpteur N. Hansen...Paa de til dette skakspil benyttede figurer foreboldes, ifolge sket Anmeldelse, eneret i henold til lov af 31 Marts 1864 jfr jnd. Bekjendtgjorelse af 16 Aug. S. A.", 25cm wide.<br>Description: https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/1372775_221c-a-carl-hansen-metal-chess-set-1864">
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Man Ray (1890-1976)
Chess Set
Wood
1946
Centre Pompidou, Paris
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Man Ray (1890-1976)
Juliet Man Ray
Photography
c. 1945
Centre Pompidou, Paris
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Chess set
Manufacture: C. M. Weishaupt & Söhne; Hanau, Germany
Silver, gold, ebony, mother-of-pearl, rubies, emeralds and diamonds
c. 1850
The State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
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Man Ray
Juliet Browner with Man Ray's chess set
Photography
1945
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Schiller's private # set can still be admired today in the German Literature Archive in Marbach (@DLAMarbach).
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Chess pieces from Schiller's chess set, about 1800 (DLA Marbach)
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