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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 578

    FOUR MEISSEN FIGURES OF CHILDREN

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND PRESSNUMMERN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FOUR MEISSEN FIGURES OF CHILDREN
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND PRESSNUMMERN
    Modelled as a 'Cris de Paris' figure of an oyster-vendor, balancing a covered basket on her head and holding an oyster-shell in her hand, and three further models of street vendors
    The first 6 in. (15.2 cm.) high (4)


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