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    Sale 5154

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 612

    A LUDWIGSBURG GROUP OF DANCERS

    CIRCA 1765, BLUE CROWNED INTERLACED C MARK, PAINTER'S RED G MARK

    Price Realised  

    A LUDWIGSBURG GROUP OF DANCERS
    CIRCA 1765, BLUE CROWNED INTERLACED C MARK, PAINTER'S RED G MARK
    Modelled by Joseph Nees as a dancer and companion pirouetting, each wearing yellow hats, blue-edged white clothes and yellow shoes, the gallant wearing a purple-squared waistcoat, his companion a purple-flowered skirt, with mottled green and brown tree-stump supports on an elongated oval mound base edged with moulded puce scrolls
    5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high


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    Another example is illustrated by Hans Dieter Flach, Ludwigsburger Porzellan, (Stuttgart, 1997), p. 515, pl. 99, and another was sold in these Rooms on 3rd March 1986, lot 57.

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