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KPM Porcelain Figural Group and Stand

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

KPM Porcelain Figural Group and Stand, Germany, 19th century, polychrome enameled and with gilt trim, modeled as an allegorical figure of Apollo supporting a shield with a Medusa head and riding a chariot pulled by four horses atop a freeform wave-molded base, lg. 15; set on a raised stand with stylized borders, lg. 18 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Figures raised arm with old repair; one of the horse's legs restored; small chip to a horse's mane; front of helmet repaired poorly; the base with gilt wear to the trim.

Keywords

KPM Porcelain Figural Group, Stand, Germany, Medusa head, Chariot, Horse anatomy, Mane, Medusa

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