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    Sale 5904

    Christie's Interiors

    31 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 634

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF A PUTTO WIELDING AN AXE

    CIRCA 1760, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AT BACK

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF A PUTTO WIELDING AN AXE
    CIRCA 1760, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AT BACK
    Each modelled draped in a pink-lined royal-blue robe, down on one knee, the axe raised at his right shoulder, base applied with flowers
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high (2)


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