A Nymphenburg figure of Minerva Circa 1761-65, the decoration later
Lot 171
A Nymphenburg figure of Minerva, circa 1761-65, the decoration later
£500 - 700
US$ 840 - 1,200
Lot Details
A Nymphenburg figure of Minerva, circa 1761-65, the decoration later
Wearing a helmet with red plume, a blue cloak over armour and a puce tunic, standing on a rectangular flat base holding the Medusa-shield with her left hand, 14.2cm high, factory mark of a shield impressed to rear of Medusa-shield

Footnotes

  • Another example of this figure is in the Bäuml Collection, Munich (see Ziffer 1997, no. 153)
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  1. Sarah Shirley-Priest
    Specialist - General Ceramics and Glass
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