25 October 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
FOUR MEISSEN MODELS OF PUTTI EMBLEMATIC OF LOVE
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, E.26., P.139., C.62. AND O.186, VARIOUS IMPRESSED AND PAINTED NUMERALS
The first as a group of Cupid honing arrows, attended by a female putto holding a torch, on a rocky mound base; the second as a putto tying up a winged flaming heart, an already bound heart at his feet; the third as a putto honing arrows; the fourth as a putto capturing hearts, the last three on rocaille-moulded bases
8 in. (20.3 cm.) high, the second (4)
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