• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 472

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN MODELS OF PARROTS

    CIRCA 1860, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMER 93, INCISED A43

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN MODELS OF PARROTS
    CIRCA 1860, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMER 93, INCISED A43
    Naturalistically modelled with brightly coloured plumage, one with a gilt collar and two cherries clasped in its claw, perched on a tree stump applied with leaves and picked out in gilt
    16¾ in. (42.6 cm.) high (2)


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