25 October 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
TWO MEISSEN COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE FIGURES
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE SECOND WITH INCISION, INCISED D 38 AND D.33, IMPRESSED 63 AND 144, AFTER THE MODELS BY J.J. KÄNDLER
Each modelled standing and wearing a mask, the first as Boaro playing the mandolin, the second as Ortolona, a basket of fruit over her right arm, both on square entrelac moulded bases
7¼ in. (18.3 cm.) high (2)
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Cf. Berling, op. cit., table 13, fig. 1 (for Ortolana).
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