25 October 2007
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A MATCHED PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF A GARDENER AND COMPANION
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED C.69 AND C.68, IMPRESSED 122 AND 115, RESPECTIVELY, SHE PAINTED 62., AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER
Modelled as a young gentleman leaning on a spade, a watering can at his side, his companion with a basket of flowers and a scythe, a rose filled vase at her side, both on round bases moulded with a stylized key-pattern
7½ in. (19 cm.) high (2)
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Cf. Clarke, op. cit., p. 58, pl. 5 and 6 for line drawings of these models.
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