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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 237

    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN EWER EMBLEMATIC OF WATER

    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED MODEL NO. 320, IMPRESSED 46, AFTER A MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN EWER EMBLEMATIC OF WATER
    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED MODEL NO. 320, IMPRESSED 46, AFTER A MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    The ribbon-tied reed handle surmounted by a winged putto, the shell-molded spout above painted insects including a dragonfly, the body molded with a fleet of war ships among waves and a turtle between an applied figure of a Nereid and Neptune on a shell above four hippocampi, the foot molded with bulrushes and applied with stylized dolphins
    25 in. (63.5 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE ELEMENTS EWERS