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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 238

    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN EWER EMBLEMATIC OF EARTH

    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION, LIKELY OUTSIDE DECORATED, MODEL NO. 309, IMPRESSED 122, BLACK PAINTED 20, AFTER A MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN EWER EMBLEMATIC OF EARTH
    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION, LIKELY OUTSIDE DECORATED, MODEL NO. 309, IMPRESSED 122, BLACK PAINTED 20, AFTER A MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    With a ribbon-tied wheat handle surmounted by a putto holding a basket of apples, the neck molded with a band of leaves, the body molded with a hunt scene including a stag, a boar, a bear and hounds, flanked by applied figures of Diana and Pan, a mountainous lakeside landscape to the reverse, the foot applied with a putto digging with a spade
    26 in. (66 cm.) high


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