A MEISSEN LARGE WHITE FIGURE OF A HERON (ARDEA CINEREA) 20TH CENTURY
after the 18th century model by Johann Joachim Kändler, modeled with its head turned back preening its feathers, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, incised crossed swords and weiß mark.
Height: 30 in.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Commissioned from the Staatliche Porzellan-Manufactur Meissen on July 23, 1996, completed in January 1997
Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 39, p. 246, illus.