• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5658

    Christie's Interiors

    5 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 18

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURAL SWEETMEAT BASKETS AND ANOTHER

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS, INCISED NUMERALS AND PRESSNUMMER

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURAL SWEETMEAT BASKETS AND ANOTHER
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS, INCISED NUMERALS AND PRESSNUMMER
    Modelled as a lady and gentleman reclining with a basket at their sides, painted and encrusted with flowers, on a rococo scroll base, the larger example similarly modelled, with a pierced basket
    The pair 7 in. (17.8 cm.) long (3)


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