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    Sale 2034

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 177

    A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) CRINOLINE GROUP OF AUGUSTUS III AND MARIA JOSEPHA

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION, INCISED MODEL NO. 550., IMPRESSED 132, BLACK 20., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) CRINOLINE GROUP OF AUGUSTUS III AND MARIA JOSEPHA
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION, INCISED MODEL NO. 550., IMPRESSED 132, BLACK 20., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    The pair modeled standing hand in hand, she with a fan, he with a gilt box, a tricorn hat tucked under his arm, on a mound base applied with flowering vine
    11 in. (27.9 cm.) wide, overall


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    See Dr. K. Berling, Meissen China, an Illustrated History, New York, 1972, p. 35 and table 6, fig. 8 for an illustration and discussion of this model.