6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 938
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A HOCHST GROUP OF 'DER BERKRANTZE SCHLAFER'
CIRCA 1770, UNDERGLAZE BLUE WHEEL MARK
Modelled by J.P.Melchoir with a girl draping a garland over a sleeping youth, a hound to his side, below an urn issuing green leaves supported on a simulated stone pedestal, on a stepped grassy mound base, restoration to green leaves issuing from urn, applied blue ribbon, edge of her bonnet, chip to end of staff and dog's collar, small retouched chipping to edge of footrim
7 in. (18 cm.) high
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