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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 10

    A MATCHED PAIR OF FIGURES OF A SHEPHERD AND SHEPHERDESS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, SHE WITH TWO INCISED LINES AND PROBABLY OUTSIDE-DECORATED, BOTH INCISED F 73., IMPRESSED 122, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF FIGURES OF A SHEPHERD AND SHEPHERDESS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, SHE WITH TWO INCISED LINES AND PROBABLY OUTSIDE-DECORATED, BOTH INCISED F 73., IMPRESSED 122, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER
    Both modelled standing, an attendant lamb at his or her feet, he with a dove carrying a love letter about its neck, she holding a cage, both on round bases moulded with a stylized key-pattern
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high (2)


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    Cf. Clarke, op. cit., p. 80, pl. 77 and 78 for line drawings of these models.

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