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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 148

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURE GROUPS OF PUTTI

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED D 48 AND 2516., IMPRESSED 83 AND 110, AND PAINTED 18. AND 20, RESPECTIVELY

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    TWO MEISSEN FIGURE GROUPS OF PUTTI
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED D 48 AND 2516., IMPRESSED 83 AND 110, AND PAINTED 18. AND 20, RESPECTIVELY
    The first modelled as a young satyr carrying a besotted Bacchante, a tambourine at their feet, on a rocky mound base; the second as two putti dancing, on a rocaille-moulded base
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high (2)


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