21 October 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,250
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
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.
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