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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 171

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN COMPANION FIGURES WITH GOATS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED H. 81. AND H. 82., IMPRESSED 36 AND 115, PAINTED 71. AND 20, RESPECTIVELY, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.C. SCHÖNHEIT

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN COMPANION FIGURES WITH GOATS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED H. 81. AND H. 82., IMPRESSED 36 AND 115, PAINTED 71. AND 20, RESPECTIVELY, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
    Each modeled standing alongside an attendant goat adorned with fruiting grapevine, she with a basket of apples at her side, on oval base molded with a band of gilt chain
    5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high (2)


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    See Dr. K. Berling, Meissen China, an Illustrated History, New York, 1972, table 21, fig. 1 and 2 for other examples of this model.