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A Meissen figure of a miner
circa 1745-50
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 14,400 GBP
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23
A Meissen figure of a miner
circa 1745-50
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 14,400 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Meissen figure of a miner
circa 1745-50
modelled by J.J. Kändler and Peter Reinicke, wearing a green hat with gilt crossed picks, a black tunic with gilt buttons, white breeches, black mine leathers and knee-guards, holding a pick on his right shoulder, the base applied with leaves and flowers
crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue
19.5cm., 7 5/8 in.
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Provenance

The Property of the late Mrs. J.K. Higgins, Northampton, sold in these Rooms, 13th November 1962, lot 120

Catalogue Note

After an engraving by Christoph Weigel of 1721, illustrated by Kessler-Slotta et al, op.cit., p.52.

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