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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 69

    FIVE MEISSEN FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF THE SENSES

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED E 1., E 2., E.3., E 4. AND E 5., VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.C. SCHÖNHEIT

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    FIVE MEISSEN FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF THE SENSES
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED E 1., E 2., E.3., E 4. AND E 5., VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
    Each as a seated woman before a table, Sight gazing into a mirror, Touch being pecked by a parrot in a birdcage, Taste eating and drinking, Sound playing the piano, and Sight holding a bouquet to her nose, each on a stop-fluted base
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) high, Sight (5)


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., p. 66, fig. 159 (for Touch).

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