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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 32

    A MATCHED PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF A SHEPHERD AND SHEPHERDESS EMBLEMATIC OF LIBERTY AND MATRIMONY

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH INCISED N.6, ONE IMPRESSED 3, PAINTED 11. AND 47, RESPECTIVELY, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF A SHEPHERD AND SHEPHERDESS EMBLEMATIC OF LIBERTY AND MATRIMONY
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH INCISED N.6, ONE IMPRESSED 3, PAINTED 11. AND 47, RESPECTIVELY, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    Each modelled standing, a tree-stump to one side, attended by a lamb, he as Liberty, letting a bird take flight from his finger, she as Matrimony, holding a cage, both on rocky rocaille-moulded bases
    10¾ in. (27.2 cm.) high (2)


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    Cf. 1910 Meissen Catalogue, op. cit., pl. 7.

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