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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 61

    A MATCHED PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED D 65 AND D 66., RESPECTIVELY, SHE IMPRESSED 62, HE PAINTED 34., AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED D 65 AND D 66., RESPECTIVELY, SHE IMPRESSED 62, HE PAINTED 34., AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
    Each modelled standing, he looking through a spyglass and carrying a walking stick, she holding a love letter in one hand, the other hand in a muff, both on rocaille-moulded bases
    8 in. (20.2 cm.) high (2)


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    Cf. Clarke, op. cit., p. 60, pl. 12 and 13 for line drawings of these models.

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