Lot 829. Rare love group with sheep and dog

Starting price:€ 28 000
Auction date:09.05.2020   11:00 UTC +02:00
ID 319005
Lot 829Rare love group with sheep and dog
On irregular, with plastic flowers and leaves occupied Base, under a tree, a seated shepherd in black knee breeches, white shirt and gold-lined purple jacket, the hair of a yellow hat covered. At his feet the seated dog. To the side a close to him and pliable, yet at the end of his Hand at the end, a young shepherdess holding in summery clothing with a red-and-black bodice and a colorful Indian flower patterned crinoline skirt. On her lap a lamb sitting. Polychrome painting with Gold contouring. Design by Johann Joachim Kaendler, 1738. Unw. restored; h. 26.5 cm. Kaendler was a well-known engraving of the engraver Gabriel Huquier after françois Boucher inspire. The popular group was followed in 1742 a different shape without the tree. Such a copy is part of the collection det significant collection of Vicotria and Albert Museum in London, Inv.-No C. 151-1931. Cf. Catalog Kunze-Kölle Sperger, Burda Collection, No. 91, Menzhausen/Karpinski, Collection Pauls-Eisenbeiss, S. 149, Rückert, Bayer. National Museum, No. 869. A porcelain figure group of a shepherd couple, modelled by J. J. Kaendler in 1738. Insignificant restoration. Meissen. Around 1740.

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