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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 71

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED F.51. AND F.50., IMPRESSED 147 AND 36, RESPECTIVELY, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER

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    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED F.51. AND F.50., IMPRESSED 147 AND 36, RESPECTIVELY, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER
    Each modelled seated, he holding two cherries, she with a dog on her lap looking at its reflection in a mirror, both on circular spiraling stop-fluted bases
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) high, the lady (2)


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    Compare Berling, op. cit., table 20, fig. 2 and 3. Also see Clarke, op. cit., p. 75, fig. 58 and 60 for line drawings of these models.

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