• Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Pa auction at Christies

    Sale 7677

    Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Passion for Russian Art

    12 - 13 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 385

    A PORCELAIN GROUP OF COLUMBINE AND PANTALONE

    BY THE POPOV PORCELAIN FACTORY, MOSCOW, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PORCELAIN GROUP OF COLUMBINE AND PANTALONE
    By the Popov Porcelain Factory, Moscow, first quarter 19th century
    Realistically modelled, depicting Columbine in elaborate court dress, her puce bodice and white blouse adorned with pink ribbons, her skirt with a floral pattern and with a flowing cape, seated with a pug on her lap, a mask in her right hand, tweaking the beard of Pantalone who stand to her left, wearing a blue coat, on a naturalistic shaped base applied with colourful flowers, marked under base with incised, blue underglaze Cyrillic monogram 'AP'
    6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high


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    This group is after the Meissen porcelain model by J. J. Kändler of 1730.

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