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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 160

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN GILT WHITE FIGURES OF A COOK AND COMPANION

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NOS. K 116. AND K 117, IMPRESSED 97 AND 88, AFTER THE MODELS BY E.A. LEUTERITZ

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN GILT WHITE FIGURES OF A COOK AND COMPANION
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NOS. K 116. AND K 117, IMPRESSED 97 AND 88, AFTER THE MODELS BY E.A. LEUTERITZ
    Each winged figure modeled wearing a cap and apron, seated on chair in the form of a brick hearth, he mixing a concoction in a saucepan, she grinding coffee, on a rocaille-molded base
    5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high (2)


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    See Dr. K. Berling, Meissen China, an Illustrated History, New York, 1972, table 26, nos. 2 and 3 for another example of this model.