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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 12

    THREE MEISSEN FIGURES OF PEASANTS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED F.69, F.84 AND F.68, VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT

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    THREE MEISSEN FIGURES OF PEASANTS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED F.69, F.84 AND F.68, VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
    The first a male grafter standing by a tree stump, the second a young vintager gathering grapes in her apron, the last a shepherdess tying a bow about a lamb's neck, all on circular stylized key-pattern bases
    7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high (3)


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    Cf. Clarke, op. cit. p. 78, pl. 72 and p.79, pl. 74 for line drawings of the shepherdess and grafter.

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