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    Sale 1894

    Nineteenth Century Meissen: The Collection Of Dr. W.A. Criswell, Sold To Benefit Criswell College

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 31

    A LARGE MEISSEN FIGURE OF A FEMALE GARDENER

    19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED B.65., IMPRESSED 44, PAINTED 49., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.C. SCHÖNHEIT

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    A LARGE MEISSEN FIGURE OF A FEMALE GARDENER
    19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED B.65., IMPRESSED 44, PAINTED 49., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
    Modelled standing in 18th century dress, a string of pearls about her neck, a wreath in one hand, a basket of flowers on her hip, standing on a rocky rocaille-moulded square base
    18¾ in. (47.6 cm.) high


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., p. 66, fig. 157.

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