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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 459

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

    CIRCA 1914, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AND INCISED D283

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    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF PIERROT FROM THE RUSSIAN BALLET 'CARNAVAL'
    CIRCA 1914, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AND INCISED D283
    Modelled by Paul Scheurich, lunging forward with his head back and eyes closed, dressed in a ruff, spotted jacket and trousers, his arms limply crossed in his very long sleeves
    7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high


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