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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 146

    A LIMBACH FIGURE OF A MUSICIAN

    CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LIMBACH FIGURE OF A MUSICIAN
    CIRCA 1775
    Emblematic of Sound from a series of the Senses, modelled standing playing a stringed instrument, wearing a purple and green flowered over-jacket and purple-edged green skirt, on a scroll-moulded mound base enriched in purple (restoration to head of instrument and fingers, minute chipping to edge of sleeves)
    5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Sotheby's, 17th March 1987, lot 336.