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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 99

    A MEISSEN MYTHOLOGICAL CHARIOT GROUP

    19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK

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    A MEISSEN MYTHOLOGICAL CHARIOT GROUP
    19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
    Modelled as an amorous Zephyr and Flora riding in a lion-mask moulded chariot as Cupid watches over them holding his bow in one hand, a rose in the other
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) long


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    The model number for this group is recorded as A.84. For an outside decorated example of this model, see anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 21 April 2001, lot 60. Cf. 1910 Meissen Catalogue, op. cit., pl. 20.

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