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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 136

    FOUR MEISSEN FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF THE ELEMENTS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE THIRD WITHOUT INCISION BUT POSSIBLY OUTSIDE-DECORATED, INCISED C 97, C 98., C 99. AND C 100., VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    FOUR MEISSEN FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF THE ELEMENTS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE THIRD WITHOUT INCISION BUT POSSIBLY OUTSIDE-DECORATED, INCISED C 97, C 98., C 99. AND C 100., VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    Each modelled as a putto emblematic of fire, water, air or earth, on a gilt enriched rocaille-moulded base
    5 in. (12.6 cm.) high, air (4)


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., p. 60, fig. 138 (for air).

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