01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 09:00 AMCalender
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Meissen Porcelain Shepherd and Shepherdess Group

$429$350
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Shepherd and Shepherdess Group, Dresden, late 19th century, the figures seated under a tree, she with a sheep on her lap, he with a dog at his feet, on shaped base with applied flowers, with first quality crossed swords mark, ht. 9 1/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

Tree with numerosu breaks and old repairs to leaves and branches. Shepherd lacking pinky finger. Scattered minor loss to enamel.

Keywords

Shepherdess Group, Dresden