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A PAIR OF MEISSEN PORCELAIN MODELS OF GOLDEN ORIOLES
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A PAIR OF MEISSEN PORCELAIN MODELS OF GOLDEN ORIOLES

CIRCA 1750, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS TO BOTH, MODELED BY J.J. KÄNDLER

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A PAIR OF MEISSEN PORCELAIN MODELS OF GOLDEN ORIOLES
CIRCA 1750, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS TO BOTH, MODELED BY J.J. KÄNDLER
Naturalistically modeled perched on tall tree-stumps applied with oak leaves
10 ¼ in. (26.1 cm.) high
Provenance
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Sotheby's Parke-Bernet, Monaco, 26 May 1980, lot 430.
Laurance S. Rockefeller (acquired at the above auction through the Antique Porcelain Company, New York).
The Estate of Laurance S. Rockefeller, acquired July 2004.
Literature
C.C. Dauterman, The Wrightsman Collection, vol. IV, Greenwich, 1970, pp. 22-3, no. 4a & 4b.
W. Adelson et al., The David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection: Supplement, New York, 2015, vol. V, pp. 143-144, no. 51.
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