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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 291

    A HOCHST STYLE GROUP OF 'DER GESTORTE SCHLUMMER'

    19TH CENTURY, GILT WHEEL MARK

    Price Realised  

    A HOCHST STYLE GROUP OF 'DER GESTORTE SCHLUMMER'
    19TH CENTURY, GILT WHEEL MARK
    After a model by J.P.Melchoir with a girl sleeping on a pile of rocks, flanked by two mischievous youths, a hound and a basket of toys, on a rocky grassy mound base, minor chipping and glaze cracks, losses to implements in both of the youths' hands and handle of basket
    7 1/8 in. (18.2 cm.) high


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    Kurt Röder, Das Höchster Porzellan Mainz, 1930, table 68, no. 363, illustrates a version of the 18th century group.

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    Provenance

    S. Ducret Collection