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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 13

    TWO MEISSEN COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE FIGURES

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE SECOND WITH INCISION, INCISED D 38 AND D.33, IMPRESSED 63 AND 144, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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    TWO MEISSEN COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE FIGURES
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE SECOND WITH INCISION, INCISED D 38 AND D.33, IMPRESSED 63 AND 144, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER
    Each modelled standing and wearing a mask, the first as Boaro playing the mandolin, the second as Ortolona, a basket of fruit over her right arm, both on square entrelac moulded bases
    7¼ in. (18.3 cm.) high (2)


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    Cf. Berling, op. cit., table 13, fig. 1 (for Ortolana).

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