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China Gentleman Dressed as a Soldier

Auction:
2476
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$593$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

China Gentleman Dressed as a Soldier, Germany, c. 1860, attributed to Kestner, glazed porcelain shoulder head with painted and molded features, short black hair with finely brush-stroked bangs, blue eyes, cloth body with china limbs, black painted boots, wearing an original wool two-piece uniform with leather belt and shoulder satchel, ht. 13.5 in., (excellent, some wear and minor moth damage to uniform).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

excellent, some wear and minor moth damage to uniform

Keywords

Germany, Chinese ceramics, Military uniforms, Porcelain

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