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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 87

    A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) FIGURE OF SULTANA ON AN ELEPHANT

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER AND P. REINICKE

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    A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) FIGURE OF SULTANA ON AN ELEPHANT
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER AND P. REINICKE
    Modelled as a sultana holding a sceptre, seated upon tasselled pillows on an elephants back, a mahout seated on the animal's head
    11 in. (27.9 cm.) wide


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    For an 18th century model in the Dresden Porzellansammlung, see Albiker, op. cit., no. 255.

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