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    Sale 1894

    Nineteenth Century Meissen: The Collection Of Dr. W.A. Criswell, Sold To Benefit Criswell College

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 159

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH INCISED C 84., IMPRESSED 85, PAINTED 8

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH INCISED C 84., IMPRESSED 85, PAINTED 8
    Each with removable seven-light candelabra arm applied with flowers and fruit, the rocaille-moulded stem with a putto on the lap of either a figure of a woman or a Bacchic male, the canted quatrefoil base painted with birds and insects
    19 1/8 in. (48.5 cm.) high (4)


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    Cf. 1910 Meissen Catalogue, op. cit., pl. 47.

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