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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 456

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF CHIARINA FROM THE RUSSIAN BALLET 'CARNAVAL'

    CIRCA 1914, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AND INCISED D286

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF CHIARINA FROM THE RUSSIAN BALLET 'CARNAVAL'
    CIRCA 1914, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AND INCISED D286
    Modelled by Paul Scheurich, her right leg lifted, facing right with her arms gracefully outstretched to her left, a flower in each hand, dressed in a bodice decorated with indianische Blumen, her tiered frill skirt edged in teal
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high


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