21 October 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,500
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
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.
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