IPF, Porcelain figure, Shptz
Lot 161*
A porcelain group 'Declaration of Love' Imperial Porcelain Factory, model by August Karl Spiess, 1865
£18,000 - 20,000
US$ 28,000 - 31,000

Lot Details
A porcelain group 'Declaration of Love'
Imperial Porcelain Factory, model by August Karl Spiess, 1865
the large cabinet sculpture of a standing cavalier and a lady holding hands, gently embracing, with lady pointing to a cross around her neck indicting a vow of faithfulness; the finely sculpted details painted in pastel colours of blue, lavender, yellow and green, both figures leaning against the realistically painted trunk of a tree behind and mounted on a circular stand, marked with incised sculptor's name and date
height: 30cm (11 3/4in).
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