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.
Commissioned from the Staatliche Porzellan-Manufactur Meissen on July 23, 1996, completed in January 1997
Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 39, p. 246, illus.