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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 162

    A MEISSEN RETICULATED FLOWER-ENCRUSTED CENTERPIECE BASKET AND STAND EMBLEMATIC OF THE SEASONS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED 605. AND 2172, IMPRESSED 137

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    A MEISSEN RETICULATED FLOWER-ENCRUSTED CENTERPIECE BASKET AND STAND EMBLEMATIC OF THE SEASONS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED 605. AND 2172, IMPRESSED 137
    In the Rococo taste, the pierced basket flanked by branch handles, the rocky mound base applied with eight seated figures emblematic of the seasons and moulded with rocaille scrolls, the stand en suite
    20¼ in. (51.4 cm.) high, overall (2)


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., p. 89, fig. 223.

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