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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 367

    A MEISSEN 'SWAN SERVICE' TUREEN AND COVER

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND PRESSNUMMERN

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN 'SWAN SERVICE' TUREEN AND COVER
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND PRESSNUMMERN
    After the 18th century original by Kaendler and Eberlein, of oval form, the cover modelled with Galatea seated on a dolphin with a male figure, probably Acis, beside her, each holding up an arch of drapery, the tureen with mermen handles, moulded and applied with shells, coral and crustacea flanking the arms of Count Bruhl, and painted with kakiemon sprigs, supported on four scrolling feet, two moulded with dolphins and two with the head of Neptune
    Approx. 18 in. (45.8 cm.) high


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