Lot 31
  • 31

Two Meissen figures of gray parrots circa 1731-34

Estimate
70,000 - 100,000 USD
Sold
187,500 USD
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Description

each modelled, possibly by Johann Joachim Kändler, perched on a high tree stump issuing from rocks with patches of green foliage, each bird with slightly differently executed scale patterned and sgraffito plumage, in three shades of gray, gray-blue and red, with black beak and eye, now mounted on later gilt-bronze bases, crossed swords mark to back of each rockwork base.
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