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A Meissen 'Cris de Paris' figure of a pastry seller
circa 1755-60
Estimate
3,5004,500
LOT SOLD. 7,200 GBP
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A Meissen 'Cris de Paris' figure of a pastry seller
circa 1755-60
Estimate
3,5004,500
LOT SOLD. 7,200 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Meissen 'Cris de Paris' figure of a pastry seller
circa 1755-60
modelled by Peter Reinicke, holding a wicker tray with pastries, wearing a red-spotted hat, purple jacket with gilt buttons, green apron and yellow breeches, the scroll-moulded base edged in gilding and applied with leaves and flowers
crossed sword mark in underglaze-blue
14cm., 5 1/2 in.
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Catalogue Note

The drawing by Christophe Huet of 1753 is illustrated by Eberle, op.cit., no.27, together with another example of the figure. 

Fine British and European Ceramics & Glass

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