Lot 17. Meissen. 5 figures from the series "The muses"

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Auction date:13.11.2019   14:00 UTC +02:00
ID 252363
Lot 17Meissen. 5 figures from the series "The muses"
Models By J. J. Kaendler, 1748. Loft 1980-1982.

Porcelain, white. The muses, Thalia, Euterpe, Urania, Erato and Polyhymnia to consuming raised rocaille bases with scrolled feet sitting.
Thalia, the Muse of comic poetry, holds a document in her Left, the Text of which seems to be stimulated to reproduce. Euterpe the Muse of Lyric poetry and music, which is represented by the attribute of the flute is. Urania, with globe, compass and telescope (absent), is the Muse of astronomy. Erato, the Muse of love poetry, of song and of dance. Her attribute, the lyre, carrying it on your lap. Polyhymnia playing on the mandolin. She is the Muse of Hymn poetry. Height 40 - 44.5 cm.
Brand with three grinding sword strokes, 70514/70512/70511/70516/70517, Bossierernr. 100/138/128/138/124, year, characters for 1980 and twice in 1981/ twice for 1982. Condition A-C.
Hessian Private Collection

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