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    Sale 2034

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 169

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN COMPANION FIGURES WITH DOGS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NO. F 50 TO BOTH, IMPRESSED 62 AND 3, ONE WITH IRON-RED 28., AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN COMPANION FIGURES WITH DOGS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NO. F 50 TO BOTH, IMPRESSED 62 AND 3, ONE WITH IRON-RED 28., AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER
    Each modeled seated, he steadying a gun as his spaniel leaps up, she with a dog and a mirror on her lap, the animal looking at its reflection, both on circular oblique-fluted bases
    5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high (2)


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    See T.H. Clarke, Marcolini Meissen Figures, Engraved by Friedrich Elsasser 1785-1792, London, 1988, p. 75, fig. 58 and 59 for line drawings of these models.