Lot 14. Meissen. Great Ara during the descent

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Auction date:13.11.2019   14:00 UTC +02:00
ID 252360
Lot 14Meissen. Great Ara during the descent
Model By J. J. Kaendler In 1732. Loft in 1978.

Porcelain, white. "Raven, Indian Arth" in order to prevent the climbing of a tree trunk. Kaendler modelled
a perfect snapshot of the big parrot in a typical Pose, naturalistic
is. From the beak of the bird, and writhes his body in a screw shape,
to the Ends of the highly elongated tail feathers up. The momentum of the easy
the open wings as well as the history of the plastically worked-out spring dress
in support of this effect, the work makes the figure to a Allan, transparent art. Height 107.5 cm.
Sword brand with 4 grinding strokes, Prägemarke for white goods, 76009, Bossierernr. 149, year, characters for 1978. Condition C.
Hessian Private Collection.

- Pietsch, Ulrich: Meissen Porcelain sculpture of Gottlieb Kirchner and Johann Joachim Kaendler, Munich 2006, cf. p. 147, catalogue no. 215.
- Sponsel, Jean Louis: Cabinet pieces the Meissen porcelain manufactory Johann Joachim Kändler, Leipzig 1900, p. 98/100

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