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    Sale 5908

    Christie's Interiors

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 192

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A SHEPHERDESS

    CIRCA 1760, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED S

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A SHEPHERDESS
    CIRCA 1760, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED S
    Wearing a yellow hat, pink bodice and yellow skirt with flowers at the hem, modelled standing by a tree-stump, lifting her apron to reveal a sheep beneath, on a scroll-moulded base applied with flowers and foliage
    8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) high


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