Two Meissen monkey band figures of a drummer and drum-bearer, third quarter 18th century
Lot 124
Two Meissen monkey band figures of a drummer and drum-bearer, third quarter 18th century
Sold for £9,375 (US$ 15,748) inc. premium
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Two Meissen monkey band figures of a drummer and drum-bearer, third quarter 18th century
Modelled by J.J. Kaendler and P. Reinicke, the drummer wearing a green coat, pink waistcoat with purple pattern and green breeches, the drum-bearer wearing a green soft hat, white chemise and yellow breeches, the bases moulded with gilt-edged scrollwork and the second applied with leaves and flowers, 14.2cm and 12.1cm high, crossed swords mark and dot to underside and rear of base of drummer, crossed swords mark to rear of base and impressed 11 to drum-bearer (some restoration) (2)
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  1. Nette Megens
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