25 October 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP EMBLEMATIC OF WINTER
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED G 44., IMPRESSED 51 AND 120, PAINTED 19., AFTER THE MODEL BY J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
Modelled as a young man in a fur hat seated atop a sled filled with firewood, his companion warming her hands by coals, an axe and several faggots at her feet, on an oval base moulded with acanthus leaf-tips
5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high
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Cf. Clarke, op. cit., p. 88, pl. 105 for a line drawing of this model.
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