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MEISSEN FIGURES FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. AND MRS. K.A.L. RHODES

A Meissen Commedia dell'Arte figure of Scapino
circa 1745
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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MEISSEN FIGURES FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. AND MRS. K.A.L. RHODES

A Meissen Commedia dell'Arte figure of Scapino
circa 1745
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Meissen Commedia dell'Arte figure of Scapino
circa 1745
from the Duke of Weissenfels series, modelled by Peter Reinicke, wearing a yellow cloak, puce tunic with gilt frogging and white trousers, a black hat in his left hand
crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue to rear of base
13.4cm., 5 1/4 in.
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Catalogue Note

Recorded in Reinicke's work notes for July 1744 and modelled after an engraving by François Joullain, Habit de Scapin, published in Luigi Riccoboni's Histoire de Théâtre italien in Paris in 1728.

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