Two Meissen classical figures of Mercury and Vulcan, circa 1750-60
Lot 180
Two Meissen classical figures of Mercury and Vulcan, circa 1750-60
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
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Two Meissen classical figures of Mercury and Vulcan, circa 1750-60
Mercury standing by a tree-stump, wearing a winged helmet and puce cloak and holding a caduceus in his right hand, the base applied with leaves and flowers, Vulcan hammering an arrow on an anvil, wearing a white apron, with subtly painted hair and flesh tones, 13.3cm and 11.7cm high, C in purple to Mercury (minor restoration) (2)
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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