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    Sale 5371

    Christie's Interiors

    25 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 92

    A MEISSEN GROUP EMBLEMATIC OF AIR FROM A SET OF THE ELEMENTS

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 106Y, C.99

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN GROUP EMBLEMATIC OF AIR FROM A SET OF THE ELEMENTS
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 106Y, C.99
    Modelled with a putto wearing loose blue drape, his hair blowing in the wind, standing beside a birdcage holding two birds, a set of bellows at his feet, on shaped oval gilt scroll-moulded base
    5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) high


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