A Ludwigsburg group ca. 1775, some restorations
Lot 204
A rare Ludwigsburg figure group, circa 1762-72
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
Lot Details
A rare Ludwigsburg figure group, circa 1762-72
Modelled as a tailor seated on a billy goat, a roll of fabric serving as a saddle cloth, two other rolls of fabric and a measuring stick below the goat, the man's goat trapping two women under its hooves, 20.5cm high, double C in underglaze-blue to the base, (the tailor's hands and one of the goat's horns restored)

Footnotes

  • For the model see H.D. Flach, Ludwigsburger Porzellan (1997), cat. no. 13, here described as 'Schneider Satire, Mann reitend', modelled by Johann Jacob Louis, who was one of the factory's most productive modellers.
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  1. Nette Megens
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