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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 9

    A MATCHED PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF A GARDENER AND COMPANION

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED C.69 AND C.68, IMPRESSED 122 AND 115, RESPECTIVELY, SHE PAINTED 62., AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF A GARDENER AND COMPANION
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED C.69 AND C.68, IMPRESSED 122 AND 115, RESPECTIVELY, SHE PAINTED 62., AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER
    Modelled as a young gentleman leaning on a spade, a watering can at his side, his companion with a basket of flowers and a scythe, a rose filled vase at her side, 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. 58, pl. 5 and 6 for line drawings of these models.

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