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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 139

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF DUSK AND DAWN

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED M 106 AND M 105, IMPRESSED 85 AND 65, RESPECTIVELY, ONE WITH GILT 36

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    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF DUSK AND DAWN
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED M 106 AND M 105, IMPRESSED 85 AND 65, RESPECTIVELY, ONE WITH GILT 36
    One modelled as a putto in the guise of Minerva, an owl at her feet, the other in the guise of Perseus, a flower in one hand, a torch in the other and a sunflower at his feet, each above a gilt dome and faux marble circular base raised on three rocaille feet
    7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high (2)


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    Cf. 1910 Meissen Catalogue, op. cit., pl. 10.

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