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A MEISSEN FIGURE OF TARTAGLIA in a white hat with gilt brim, white cape, ruff and trousers, pink jacket and red shoes with yellow bows, standing before a tree-stump on a mound base applied with flowers and leaves (part of fingers of his left hand lacking, chips to flowers and leaves), blue crossed swords mark and gilt K., circa 1743

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A MEISSEN FIGURE OF TARTAGLIA in a white hat with gilt brim, white cape, ruff and trousers, pink jacket and red shoes with yellow bows, standing before a tree-stump on a mound base applied with flowers and leaves (part of fingers of his left hand lacking, chips to flowers and leaves), blue crossed swords mark and gilt K., circa 1743
14cm. high

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Cf. the examples sold by Christie's London, 22 June 1992, lot 218 and by Christie's Geneva, 3 December 1982, lot 84 and 9 May 1983, lot 6
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