Two Meissen miniature models of a peacock and a crested parrot, mid 18th century
Lot 119
Two Meissen miniature models of a peacock and a crested parrot, mid 18th century
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
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Lot Details
Two Meissen miniature models of a peacock and a crested parrot, mid 18th century
Each naturalistically modelled and coloured, the peacock with green-tipped tail and blue breast plumage, the parrot perched on a tree-stump, 5.8cm and 6.1cm high, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue to rear of base of peacock, together with a Meissen gilt-metal-mounted miniature figure of classical youth, 19th century, perhaps Paris, clad in blue drapery with gilt flowers, holding a fruit in his right hand, 5.4cm high, crossed swords mark in blue (3)
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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