25 October 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF GALLANTS AND A MEISSEN FIGURE OF A COMPANION
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, TWO INCISED D.65, SHE INCISED D.66, VARIOUS IMPRESSED, INCISED AND PAINTED NUMERALS AND CYPHERS, AFTER THE MODELS BY M.V. ACIER AND J.C. SCHÖNHEIT
Each modelled standing, the two gentlemen looking through a spyglass, their companion holding a love letter that reads 'Felicite!', the other hand in a muff, all on rocaille-moulded bases
8¼ in. (20.8 cm.) high (3)
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