07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Meissen Porcelain Figure of an Amorous Couple

$948$800
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Figure of an Amorous Couple, early 20th century, depicting an 18th century couple kissing, the man in purple coat, and the lady in floral pannier skirt, ht. 8 in.
Estimate $500-700

underglaze blue crossed swords mark at rear edge of base. lady with reattached at time of manufacture. professional restoration to hem of skirt at back. a few losses to leaftip at base.