• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5697

    Christie's Interiors

    27 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 139

    A MEISSEN GROUP OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION

    CIRCA 1755, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 25, PAINTED NUMERALS

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    A MEISSEN GROUP OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION
    CIRCA 1755, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 25, PAINTED NUMERALS
    Modelled as a youth leaning towards a seated girl, holding a flute, on a shaped-oval scroll-moulded base applied with leaves and flowers
    5 7/8 in. (14.5 cm.) high


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    A similar example was sold in these Rooms on 1 December 1986, lot 130.

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