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

Estimate:

10,000 to - 15,000 USD

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

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

Estimate:

10,000 to - 15,000 USD

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


after the models by J. J. Kändler, brightly colored, perched on tree stumps above rockwork, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue to rear of bases, incised numerals A.43a, A43b, impressed numerals 22, 110, date codes

height of tallest 17 in.

43.2 cm

The example with predominantly green plumage, with an area of leaf lacking, and another leaf chipped.

The example with red plumage with tiny flat chip to edge of tail feathers.

Overall good appearance.


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