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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 233

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A MUSICIAN

    CIRCA 1757, IRON-RED K., THE MODEL BY P. REINICKE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A MUSICIAN
    CIRCA 1757, IRON-RED K., THE MODEL BY P. REINICKE
    Modeled standing by a tree-stump and strumming a lute or mandolin, on a rocaille-molded base enriched in gilt
    5½ in. (13.9 cm.) high


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    Cf. Len and Yvonne Adams, Meissen Portrait Figures, London, 1987, p. 120.

    Provenance

    With Backer, London, 1961.


    Pre-Lot Text

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