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TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF SOUTH AMERICAN PARROTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF SOUTH AMERICAN PARROTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF SOUTH AMERICAN PARROTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

Lot sold:

10,625

USD

TWO MEISSEN FIGURES OF SOUTH AMERICAN PARROTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY


brightly colored, perched on tree stumps above rockwork, crossed swords marks in underglaze blue, incised numeral Z.49., one with incised Z.49 to outer edge of rock work, indistinct incised numeral, numeral 23 in brown enamel

height of tallest 10½ in.

26.8 cm

Each is in good appearance

The example with yellow head feathers. There is an area of restoration to the top edge of its red tail feathers, there is not restoration to the underside of this area.

The example with green feathers, The lower left edge of its red tail feathers with an area of restoration.


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.  

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