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    Sale 2034

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 155

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF CUPID

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NOS. L. 107. AND L 104., IMPRESSED 101 AND 48, PAINTED 51 AND 14., RESPECTIVELY, PROBABLY AFTER THE MODELS BY SCHWABE

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    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF CUPID
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NOS. L. 107. AND L 104., IMPRESSED 101 AND 48, PAINTED 51 AND 14., RESPECTIVELY, PROBABLY AFTER THE MODELS BY SCHWABE
    Each modeled seated, the god of Love either pressing two hearts together with glue or taking aim with his bow and arrow, on waisted circular faux-marble bases enriched with gilt bands
    7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high, the example pressing hearts (2)


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