• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 130

    AN EARLY VIENNA WHITE FIGURE OF A PEASANT GIRL

    CIRCA 1745-1750, IMPRESSED BINDENSCHILD AND MODELER'S ! MARKS

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY VIENNA WHITE FIGURE OF A PEASANT GIRL
    Circa 1745-1750, impressed Bindenschild and modeler's ! marks
    After a Meissen model, the peasant girl seated on rockwork with her legs crossed and supporting a monumental ewer at her left, holding open its cover with her right hand and steadying the ewer with her left, berried vine extending from the ground to become its handle
    7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    See Mrazek and Neuwirth, Wiener Porzellan, Vienna, 1970, no. 270, Tafel 46 for the male companion figure.

    Provenance

    With Pamela Rowan, acquired at the Park Lane Antiques Fair, London, 30 October 1990.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF CANADIAN COLLECTORS (LOTS 131-140)