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A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF INDIAN PARROTS, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF INDIAN PARROTS, 20TH CENTURY

A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF INDIAN PARROTS, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

8,125

USD

A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURES OF INDIAN PARROTS, 20TH CENTURY


after the models by J. J. Kändler, brightly colored, perched on tree stumps, one applied with cherries, the other with a beetle, caterpillar and snail, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, incised numerals 20 and 20X, impressed numerals 130 and 121, date codes

height of tallest 12⅝ in.

The example with green plumage - Two leaves with traces of restoration to pointed tips. the cherry stalk in the parrot's beak re-stuck at terminals.

The example with red plumage is in good condition. Each are in good appearance.


 The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.  

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 INCLUDED IN THE CATALOGUE.