• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 451

    A LARGE MEISSEN GROUP OF COUNT BRUHL'S TAILOR

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 101, INCISED NUMERALS

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE MEISSEN GROUP OF COUNT BRUHL'S TAILOR
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 101, INCISED NUMERALS
    Typically modelled, the tailor seated astride a billy-goat, the tailor wearing black tricorn hat, pince-nez and yellow floral frock-coat, with balls of coloured thread about his neck, his sewing accoutrements in a satchel at his back, the goat with scissors and a flat iron hanging from its horns
    17 in. (43.2 cm.) high


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