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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 231

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A FLAUTIST

    CIRCA 1755, IMPRESSED O, AFTER THE MODEL BY P. REINICKE

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A FLAUTIST
    CIRCA 1755, IMPRESSED O, AFTER THE MODEL BY P. REINICKE
    Modeled standing next to a tree-stump and playing his instrument, on a rocaille-molded base enriched in gilt
    5½ in. (13.9 cm.) high


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    A New York Private Collection; Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, 3 November 1979, lot 51.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A SAINT LOUIS COLLECTOR