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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 58

    A Meissen group of four children playing ring-around-the-rosey

    CIRCA 1760, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK

    Price Realised  

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    A Meissen group of four children playing ring-around-the-rosey
    CIRCA 1760, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
    Modelled as four children holding hands and dancing around a tree, their garments enhanced with Indianischen Blumen, the little boy in a light green jacket, the other little boy wearing a flowered vest and yellow breeches, one little girl in a purple laced bodice, light green skirt and flowered apron, the other in a purple laced bodice and light yellow flowered skirt and white apron, the tree with fruiting branches upholding a boy with lilac vest, the rocaille moulded base with flower-encrustation and enriched in gilt (two connected hands of girl with green skirt and boy with green vest restored, restored area to tree trunk underneath dancing boy with light green vest, some chipping to the encrustation, rubbing to the gilding)
    27.5 cm. high


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