A MEISSEN LARGE WHITE FIGURE OF A NANNY-GOAT WITH KID (CAPRA) 20TH CENTURY
after the 18th century model by Johann Joachim Kändler, the nanny-goat modeled recumbent tending to its young, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue flanked by year '19' '21', incised crossed swords and weiß mark.
Height: 19½ in.
Small chip to tip of goat's left hind hoof. One inch firing crack to kid's right hind hoof. Chip to tip of goat's right horn.
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Metz, Heidelberg, October 29, 2005, lot 382