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    Sale 2034

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 182

    A MEISSEN MONKEY BAND, 'AFFENKAPELLE', MODEL OF A SONGSTRESS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED 7, IMPRESSED 46 AND IRON-RED 23., AFTER THE MODEL BY J. J. KÄNDLER

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN MONKEY BAND, 'AFFENKAPELLE', MODEL OF A SONGSTRESS
    Late 19th/20th century, blue crossed swords mark, incised 7, impressed 46 and iron-red 23., after the model by J. J. Kändler
    The singerie monkey band figure modeled seated with an open score on her lap, the rocaille base enriched in gilt
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high


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