6 November 2008,
Price realised GBP 500
GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A HOCHST STYLE GROUP OF 'DER GESTORTE SCHLUMMER'
19TH CENTURY, GILT WHEEL MARK
After a model by J.P.Melchoir with a girl sleeping on a pile of rocks, flanked by two mischievous youths, a hound and a basket of toys, on a rocky grassy mound base, minor chipping and glaze cracks, losses to implements in both of the youths' hands and handle of basket
7 1/8 in. (18.2 cm.) high
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Kurt Röder, Das Höchster Porzellan Mainz, 1930, table 68, no. 363, illustrates a version of the 18th century group.
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