A LARGE MEISSEN PORCELAIN GALLANT GROUP, gilt and painted in colours, naturalistically modelled in relief with a standing young maiden wearing a tight bodice, a lilac apron and a flowered skirt, a summerhat, with her left arm around the shoulders of a bowing young gentleman wearing a vermiculated vest, striped sash, flowered pair of breeches, a kneeled weeping young girl eavesdropping behind them, holding a flowerbasket, on oval rockwork base, its sides gilt with arched cartouches with acanthus leaves (chips) marked with underglaze blue crossed swords with dotted hilts, Pressnummern F49 and 110, marked 39, 19th Century

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A LARGE MEISSEN PORCELAIN GALLANT GROUP, gilt and painted in colours, naturalistically modelled in relief with a standing young maiden wearing a tight bodice, a lilac apron and a flowered skirt, a summerhat, with her left arm around the shoulders of a bowing young gentleman wearing a vermiculated vest, striped sash, flowered pair of breeches, a kneeled weeping young girl eavesdropping behind them, holding a flowerbasket, on oval rockwork base, its sides gilt with arched cartouches with acanthus leaves (chips) marked with underglaze blue crossed swords with dotted hilts, Pressnummern F49 and 110, marked 39, 19th Century
circa 32 cm high

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