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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 34

    A MEISSEN ARBOUR GROUP OF MUSICIANS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED 2952., IMPRESSED 86, PAINTED 61., THE MODEL ATTRIBUTED TO BOTH P. REINICKE AND J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MEISSEN ARBOUR GROUP OF MUSICIANS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED 2952., IMPRESSED 86, PAINTED 61., THE MODEL ATTRIBUTED TO BOTH P. REINICKE AND J.J. KÄNDLER
    Modelled as a gallant standing before an overgrown arbour and playing a horn, accompanied by a female xylophonist and a young bagpiper, the reverse with a youth tempting a dog with treats, on a rocaille-moulded base
    8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high


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    For variant attributions of the modeller and for illustrations of this model, see L. and Y. Adams, op. cit., p. 76. and Walcha, op. cit. pl. 134.

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