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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 123

    A MEISSEN WHITE GROUP OF A SATYR AND BACCHANTE

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AT THE BACK, PRESSNUMMER 146

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN WHITE GROUP OF A SATYR AND BACCHANTE
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AT THE BACK, PRESSNUMMER 146
    Modeled seated on rockwork, the satyr attempting to embrace the nude nymph, on a rocaille-molded base applied with leaves
    4½ in (11.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    With Guest and Gray; purchased at the International Ceramics Fair and Seminar, London, June 1997.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF CANADIAN COLLECTORS