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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 109

    A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP OF VENUS AND CUPID

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED O.161 AND II, IMPRESSED 137, PAINTED 7., AFTER THE MODEL ERAS

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    A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP OF VENUS AND CUPID
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED O.161 AND II, IMPRESSED 137, PAINTED 7., AFTER THE MODEL ERAS
    Modelled as Cupid standing before the goddess of love, she confiscating his bow and arrows, seated on a rocky mound above a rocaille-moulded base
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., table 29, fig. 5.

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