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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 123

    TEN MEISSEN MODELS OF DEVISENKINDER

    LATE 18TH-EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, ONE WITH BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR, INCISED F.3, F.4., F.6., F 7., F 11., F.12., F.13, F 15. AND F.16, VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT

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    TEN MEISSEN MODELS OF DEVISENKINDER
    LATE 18TH-EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, ONE WITH BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR, INCISED F.3, F.4., F.6., F 7., F 11., F.12., F.13, F 15. AND F.16, VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
    En suite to the preceding lot, including: 'Je les couronne', 'Je les rends legers', 'Je les balance', 'Je le punis', 'Las de vaincre je me repose', 'Je prends mon essor', 'Je les ramêne', 'Je découvre tout', 'Je les capitve' and 'Je le dompte'
    5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high, 'Je les ramêne' (10)


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    For line drawings and a discussion of these 'most celebrated' figures, see Clarke, op. cit., colour pl. 4 and pp. 27-28 and p. 69-72, fig. 37, 38, 40-42, 46-48, 50 and 51. Also see Walcha, op. cit. p. 484, fig. 120.

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