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    Sale 2034

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 150

    THREE MEISSEN FIGURES AND A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) FIGURE GROUP EMBLEMATIC OF THE SEASONS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE LAST WITH INCISION, INCISED MODEL NOS. A. 69., A. 71., B 50. AND 1068., RESPECTIVELY, VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, THE FIRST TWO AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    THREE MEISSEN FIGURES AND A MEISSEN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) FIGURE GROUP EMBLEMATIC OF THE SEASONS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE LAST WITH INCISION, INCISED MODEL NOS. A. 69., A. 71., B 50. AND 1068., RESPECTIVELY, VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, THE FIRST TWO AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    Comprising: a figure of Winter in a fur-lined cloak and ice-skates; Fall wearing and stringing fruiting grapevine; Spring kneeling and presenting a basket of flowers (not illustrated); and a group with four figures holding attributes of their respective Season, on a rocaille-molded base
    5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high, the group (4)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot is being sold as described (not as illustrated in the printed catalogue). The single figures of Winter and the figure of Fall holding a goblet have been swapped in the images for lots 150 and 152.

    The images shown in the saleroom and on Christie's Live are correct.