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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 234

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF THE LACE MAKER KNOWN AS BARBARA UTTMAN

    CIRCA 1740-1745, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, BLACK PAINTED 50, THE MODEL BY J.F. EBERLEIN

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF THE LACE MAKER KNOWN AS BARBARA UTTMAN
    CIRCA 1740-1745, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, BLACK PAINTED 50, THE MODEL BY J.F. EBERLEIN
    Modeled seated on a tasseled cushion, her tatting arch on her lap
    5 in. (12.6 cm.) high


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    For other examples of this model, see Christie's, New York, 24 May 200, lot 25 and London, 18 May 1999, lot 260. Also see Len and Yvonne Adams, Meissen Figures, 1730-1775 The Kaendler Period, Atglen, 2001, p. 159, no. 429.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    With E. Pincus, New York, 1969.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A SAINT LOUIS COLLECTOR