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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 72

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A GALLANT AND TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF LADIES

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED F 64., 55 AND F 50., VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, THE FIRST AND SECOND AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT, THE THIRD AFTER ACIER

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    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A GALLANT AND TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF LADIES
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED F 64., 55 AND F 50., VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, THE FIRST AND SECOND AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT, THE THIRD AFTER ACIER
    The first modelled as a woman standing before a table playing cards, the second as a gentleman standing before a rustic column, attempting to hide a smile, the last as a woman seated with a dog on her lap looking at its reflection in a mirror, all on circular bases
    6½ in. (16.4 cm.) high, the card player (3)


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., table 19, fig. 6 (the gentleman) and table 20, fig. 3 (the seated lady).

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