• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 4

    Three Meissen porcelain models of sheep

    MID 18TH CENTURY, BLUE INDISTINCT CROSSED SWORD MARKS ON THE BASE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Three Meissen porcelain models of sheep
    Mid 18th Century, blue indistinct crossed sword marks on the base
    The large sheep shown grazing, the two smaller ones standing in mirror image with turned heads, the curly fleeces with brown patches, all on a mound base applied with foliage, some restoration and chips
    18 cm. and 10 cm. long (3)


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