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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 127

    A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP, 'LESSONS IN LOVE'

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED F 74., PAINTED 64, AFTER THE MODEL BY M.V. ACIER

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    A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP, 'LESSONS IN LOVE'
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED F 74., PAINTED 64, AFTER THE MODEL BY M.V. ACIER
    Modelled with Cupid before a book inscribed 'Liebe' or Love, instructing a bevy of ladies of all ages, on a rocky oval base
    12 in. (30.4 cm.) high


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., table 20, fig. 8, for an illustration of this model.

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