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KPM China Lady with Bun

Auction:
2476
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

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

Description:

KPM China Lady with Bun, Germany, c. 1845, flesh-toned glazed porcelain shoulder head with serene expression, painted and molded features with blue eyes, well painted and molded brown hair swept into a large bun in back with slightly exposed molded ears, cloth body with glazed porcelain limbs, painted shoes, wearing two-piece lightweight cotton dress trimmed with aqua satin ribbons and cotton jacket, ht. 19 in., (one leg reglued at knee, otherwise excellent, head not removed from body to find markings).
Estimate $8,000-10,000

one leg reglued at knee, otherwise excellent

Keywords

Germany, glazed porcelain shoulder head, Ceramic glaze, Ceramic materials, Chinese ceramics, Jacket, Porcelain, Pottery

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