19 April 2016
PROPERTY OF THE BASS MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND
A LARGE MEISSEN PORCELAIN NODDING PAGODA FIGURE
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED MODEL NO. 2883
Modeled seated with legs crossed, his mouth open in a smile revealing a wagging tongue, the detachable head with a lead counter-balance, the hands similarly articulated
12 in. (30.5 cm.) high
Acquired by John Bass from M & M Antiques Inc., New York, 1967.
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