Large, Impressive and Rare Meissen Porcelain Model of an Eagle, circa 1880

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

A very large, impressive and rare Meissen Porcelain Model of an Eagle, circa 1880. It is finely engraved and then hand-painted to create texture and realistic coloring. Naturalistically modeled perched on a tree-stump and rockwork base. The eagle sits perched upon it's tree stump alert, it's piercing yellow eyes gazing. Cobalt blue cross swords mark with incised model no. 1773 and a pressnummer 51.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Porcelain
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    24.5 in. H x 13 in. W x 8 in. D
    62 cm H x 33 cm W x 20 cm D
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    1501239195247
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2011

Typical response time: 22 hours

Located in New York, NY

More from this Seller

Early 1800s Meissen Porcelain Group of Pug Dog and Puppy modeled after J.J Kandler
Early 1800s Meissen Porcelain Group of Pug Dog and...
Porcelain
A Naturalistic Early 19th c. Meissen Model of a Pug and Puppy after a model by J.J Kandler, an Essential Figure in the development of Meissen Porcelain. Early 1800's Germany.
Large Art Deco Meissen Porcelain Sculpture of a Polar Bear by Otto Jarl
Large Art Deco Meissen Porcelain Sculpture of a Po...
Porcelain
A beautiful and very large Art Deco Meissen Porcelain sculpture of a polar bear by Otto Jarl, beautifully sculpted, hand engraved and hand-painted under the glaze. Jarl, Otto (1856-1915...
Meissen Porcelain Figure of Elephant
Meissen Porcelain Figure of Elephant
Meissen Porcelain
Porcelain
A meticulously handcrafted and hand-painted Meissen porcelain figure of an elephant. Crafted with the finest details, the artist paid exceptional attention to the most minute wrinkles w...
Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures of Parrots
Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures of Parrots
Porcelain
Although invented by the Chinese centuries before, the making of porcelain was a closely guarded secret. As more and more examples of this craft left China via the Silk road and the Dut...
Meissen Porcelain Figure of German Shepherd Dog
Meissen Porcelain Figure of German Shepherd Dog
Meissen Porcelain
Porcelain
An exquisitely crafted Meissen Porcelain figure of a German Shepherd dog from the sought after Pfeiffer Period. hand-painted underglaze in black and brown, bearing the famous blue cross...
Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures of Cockatoos or Birds
Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures of Cockatoos or ...
Meissen Porcelain
Porcelain
This fine pair of Meissen Porcelain figures of cockatoos / birds with orange feathers flared up, are perched on a tree with green leaves and small fine flowers. The cockatoos have very ...
Early Meissen Porcelain, Singerie Style Monkey Musician Figurine
Early Meissen Porcelain, Singerie Style Monkey Mus...
Meissen Porcelain
Porcelain
An early Meissen Porcelain Singerie style Monkey Musician Figurine. Dressed in full male noble attire and wig the monkey merrily plays the trumpet assuming both the stance and mannerism...
Meissen porcelain, an important life-Size seated monkey figure by J. J. Kandler
Meissen porcelain, an important life-Size seated m...
Meissen Porcelain
Porcelain
An important Meissen porcelain life-size seated monkey figure by J. J. Kandler with markings from the Rockefeller collection. Cobalt blue crossed swords mark inside the bottom of the tr...
Pair of Meissen Porcelain Vases Encrusted with Raised Flowers and Fruits
Pair of Meissen Porcelain Vases Encrusted with Rai...
Porcelain
A monumental pair of 19th century Meissen Porcelain vases of exceptional quality. These Vases show one of Meissen's signature motifs, the realistically modeled fruits and flowers (raise...
Monumental Pair of Meissen Porcelain Snowball Vases with Parrots and Birds
Monumental Pair of Meissen Porcelain Snowball Vase...
Meissen Porcelain
Porcelain
This rare and monumental antique pair of Meissen Porcelain 22 inch vases is crafted in the illustrious Schneeballen, or Snowball, pattern. First modeled by the famed Johann Joachim Kæn...
Antique Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Crane Sculptures, 19th Century
Antique Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Crane Scu...
Porcelain
An antique pair of Chinese export porcelain crane Sculptures, 19th century. Each crane is perched upon one leg and sit atop a tree trunk for stability. Modeled in mirror image with wing...
Pair of Meissen Schneeballen and Intricately Ormolu-Mounted Potpourri Vases
Pair of Meissen Schneeballen and Intricately Ormol...
Meissen Porcelain
Porcelain, Ormolu
A very unusual and rare pair of Meissen Schneeballen and intricately ormolu mounted potpourri vases with covers. The vases are supported by finely detailed dragons with accompanying fac...