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Meissen Porcelain Figural Group

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
599
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Figural Group, Germany, 19th/early 20th century, depicting children on a wine-press, other children playing and tending to work, ht. 14 in.

N. B. Model taken from Schönau, 1786, as featured in The Book of Meissen by Robert Rontgen, p. 58.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Some surface wear expected with age and use, chips/losses to grapevines, small nicks to fence, and on base.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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