• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 488

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF EASTERN MUSICIANS

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMERN 107E AND 166E, INCISED 67072 AND 67073 MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF EASTERN MUSICIANS
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMERN 107E AND 166E, INCISED 67072 AND 67073 MARKS
    After models by Paul Scheurich, with a blackamoor leaning against a tree seated stretching his left leg, wearing a plumed turban and long flowing robe, a cockatoo perched on his left hand, on an oval base moulded with leaves, his scantily draped female companion modelled playing the flute leaning against a palm tree, both enriched in pale orange, turquoise hues and gilding
    8¼ in. (20.9 cm.) high (2)


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