25 October 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
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.
This lot is offered without reserve.No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.