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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 426

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF OBERON

    1977, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 111 AND 70698

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    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF OBERON
    1977, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 111 AND 70698
    Stylistically modelled by Peter Strang and decorated by Hanz Werner, with stag antlers and flowing robes, painted with gilt and silvered with leaves above a cloud scroll, the mount base applied with butterflies and insects, a squirrel to the reverse
    16 in. (40.5 cm.) high


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