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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTIONS OF HANNS AND ELISABETH WEINBERG AND THE ANTIQUE COMPANY OF NEW YORK

A very rare pair of Mennecy figures of waterbirds
circa 1750
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,900 USD
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421

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTIONS OF HANNS AND ELISABETH WEINBERG AND THE ANTIQUE COMPANY OF NEW YORK

A very rare pair of Mennecy figures of waterbirds
circa 1750
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,900 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important French and Continental Furniture, European Ceramics and Carpets

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A very rare pair of Mennecy figures of waterbirds
circa 1750
each white bird perched on a low mound base applied with a leafy branch, picked out in turquoise, green and brown, painted DV marks. Some restoration to beaks and applied branches.
height 4 3/4 in.
12 cm
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Provenance

Van der Meersch, Paris;
Property from the Estate of the Late Pauline Riggs Noyes, Collected by Her Father, the Late Karrick Riggs, sold, Parke Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, February 8, 1947, lot 277;
The Collection of the Late Thelma Chrysler Foy, sold, Parke Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, May 22, 1959, lot 411

Important French and Continental Furniture, European Ceramics and Carpets

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New York