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    Nineteenth Century Meissen: The Collection Of Dr. W.A. Criswell, Sold To Benefit Criswell College

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 121

    A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) FIGURE GROUP, 'CAPTURE OF THE TRITONS'

    19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION BELOW, INCISED C 35., PAINTED J., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) FIGURE GROUP, 'CAPTURE OF THE TRITONS'
    19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION BELOW, INCISED C 35., PAINTED J., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    Modelled as two scantily clad nymphs and a putto hauling in a net with tritons and fish, on a rockwork base applied with bulrushes, shells, coral, a frog and a lobster
    13 in. (33 cm.) high


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., table 5, fig. 3 for a colour plate of this model.

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