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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 176

    A MEISSEN PASTORAL GROUP OF A SHEPHERD AND SHEPHERDESS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED MODEL NO. 485, IMPRESSED 111 AND PAINTED 13., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MEISSEN PASTORAL GROUP OF A SHEPHERD AND SHEPHERDESS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED MODEL NO. 485, IMPRESSED 111 AND PAINTED 13., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    Modeled as a shepherd and his companion seated beneath a tree, his staff and her hat strewn aside, a recumbent sheep before them and a large flower-filled pierced basket on a tree-stump behind them
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) diameter


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    Cf. The 1910 Meissen Collector's Catalogue, pl., 7. Also compare The Collection of Dr. W.A. Criswell, Christie's, New York, 25 October 2007, lot 22.