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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 91

    A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP, 'AMORS FESSELUNG'

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, INCISED J.70, IMPRESSED 101, PAINTED 56, AFTER A MODEL BY C.G. JÜCHTZER

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    A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP, 'AMORS FESSELUNG'
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, INCISED J.70, IMPRESSED 101, PAINTED 56, AFTER A MODEL BY C.G. JÜCHTZER
    Modelled in the round with Cupid being untethered by a seated classical maiden, another maiden at her side feeding billing doves, a wreath, bow and quiver at their feet, on a gilt enriched moulded oval base
    13½ in. (34.2 cm.) wide


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    See Clarke, op. cit., p. 53, fig. 191 for an engraving and discussion on this piece.

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