DuMouchelles
Live Auction

Art Glass, Fine Porcelain & Antiques

Sat, Apr 16, 2016 11:00AM EDT - Sun, Apr 17, 2016 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1007

MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE GROUP LATE 19TH C.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Bid Increments

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$5,000 $500
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$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE GROUP, LATE 19TH C., H 6 1/2", W 6 1/2", 'THE GOOSE TRADE':Modeled as a goose vendor seated on an overturned bucket holding a goose, two others at his feet, a woman stands beside him offering a handful of coins, a handled urn on her arm contains a fish; marked in blue underglaze with crossed swords, impressed 101, and incised 720 (see additional photo). Measures H.6 3/8" x 6 1/2" x 4". From the collection of Dr. Marion Scott and Ann Scott, Grosse Pointe Shores.

Condition

There is a chip below the beak of the goose on the man's knee; there is a small chip to the hem of the woman's skirt at the back side; and the handle of the urn has been repaired. One leaf has broken off the base.