07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Three Meissen Figures

$2,309$1,900
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Three Meissen Figures, Germany, 19th century, one Woman with a Muff, one of a Girl with a Broken Mirror and her pair: a boy leaning on a column smiling at her misfortune titled Die Schadenfreude, all with gilt details and first quality crossed sword mark to base, ht. to 8 in.
Estimate $600-800

All figures have minor loss to lacework. Woman with muff with small chip to back of hood. Broken mirror with staining and possible repair to base. Boy with damaged repair and inpainting to base of base. Possible repair to plumes on hat. Scattered minor loss to enamel and gilt. First quality marks.

Keywords

Germany