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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 574

    A MEISSEN GROUP OF A FAMILY

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS, INCISED B83

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MEISSEN GROUP OF A FAMILY
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS, INCISED B83
    MODELLED AS A SEATED BARE-BREASTED LADY WITH A PLAYFUL CHILD TO HER LEFT AND A GENTLEMAN TO HER RIGHT PULLING ON HER ARM, A DISCARDED YARN-WINDER AT HIS FEET, ON A SCROLL-BORDERED BASE HEIGHTENED IN GILT
    8½ IN. (20.6 CM.) HIGH


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