25 October 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 5,000
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
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.
This lot is offered without reserve.No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.