A Meissen monkeyband figure of a bassoonist third quarter 18th century (top of instrument restored, otherwise overall in good condition) (Valuation Ref 305646/15)
Lot 117
A Meissen monkey band figure of a bassoonist, third quarter 18th century
Sold for £8,750 (US$ 14,637) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen monkey band figure of a bassoonist, third quarter 18th century
Modelled by J.J. Kaendler and P. Reinicke, wearing a puce soft hat with feathers, lavender jacket, green waistcoat and yellow breeches, the base moulded with gilt-edged scrollwork and applied with leaves and flowers, 14.5cm high, faint crossed swords mark in blue (minor loss to mouthpiece of instrument only)
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8348
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