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Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
544
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, each polychrome decorated with gilding on a round base, with factory marks; one depicting a girl with a book in her hand, the other a boy holding a hat and fruit, both ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Germany, Chelsea porcelain factory, China painting, Factory mark, Gilding, Glass, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Porcelain, Pottery, Visual arts, Volkseigene Betriebe

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