18 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A MEISSEN MODEL OF A WILD BOAR
CIRCA 1750, TRACES OF BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO UNDERSIDE OF ONE HOOF
Modelled by J.J. Kändler, standing foresquare bearing its teeth, its coat enriched in shades of brown and black (restoration to ears, jaw, teeth, tail, rear left hoof, associated areas of lacquering)
5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) wide
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