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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 240

    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN EWER EMBLEMATIC OF AIR

    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION BELOW, LIKELY OUTSIDE-DECORATED, INCISED MODEL NO. 327, AFTER A MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN EWER EMBLEMATIC OF AIR
    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK WITH INCISION BELOW, LIKELY OUTSIDE-DECORATED, INCISED MODEL NO. 327, AFTER A MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    The billowing drape handle surmounted two winged putti playing a bagpipe, the spout molded with bands of brightly colored feathers above a winged putto head and painted scattered insects, the body molded with birds among clouds flanked by applied figures of Juno with a peacock and Zephyr, the foot molded with further feathers and applied with a flying putto
    26 ¼ in. (66.5 cm.) high


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