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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 138

    THREE MEISSEN FIGURES OF PUTTI

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, ONE WITH INCISION AND POSSIBLE OUTSIDE-DECORATION, INCISED MODEL NOS. L.113, L.125 AND L.126, IMPRESSED 137, 118 AND 65, PAINTED 36., 36. AND 20., RESPECTIVELY, THE LAST AFTER A MODEL BY POLLACK

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    THREE MEISSEN FIGURES OF PUTTI
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, ONE WITH INCISION AND POSSIBLE OUTSIDE-DECORATION, INCISED MODEL NOS. L.113, L.125 AND L.126, IMPRESSED 137, 118 AND 65, PAINTED 36., 36. AND 20., RESPECTIVELY, THE LAST AFTER A MODEL BY POLLACK
    The first modelled as a putto wearing armour and standing atop a slain dragon, emblematic of triumphant love; the second as Cupid blowing a kiss, his arrows at his side; the last an outside-decorated example, modelled as a putto holding a large torchère covered in flowering vine and painted with a flaming heart, all three on gilt-enriched faux marble circular bases
    8¼ in. (20.9 cm.) high, the second (3)


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