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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 257

    A LARGE MEISSEN STYLE FIGURAL RETICULATED CENTERPIECE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARKS

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A LARGE MEISSEN STYLE FIGURAL RETICULATED CENTERPIECE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARKS
    The waisted pierced cover surmounted by a putto holding a globe and painted with panels of birds in branches, supported by the three Graces standing with their backs to a laurel molded column, on a faux marble tripartite base painted with bouquets and raised on three rocaille scroll feet
    48 in. (122 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*