10 July 2007
A MEISSEN MODEL OF A BILLY GOAT
Modelled by J.J. Kändler, to the left with its head slightly turned, its white shaggy coat with grey markings, supported by a flower-encrusted rock on an elongated oval mound base applied with coloured flowers and foliage (small chip to tip of right horn, other with minute frit, slight chipping to flowers and foliage, small minor crack to front right hoof, slight cracks to rock support, one from firing crack at side of base)
5 9/16 in. (14.2 cm.) high
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Musée Ariana, Geneva, 1999.
A similar example is illustrated by Rainer Rückert, Meissener Porzellan (Munich, 1966), no. 1168.
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