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Meissen Stunning Figurines the Lucky Parents Model E81 by M. V. Acier, c.1860

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Meissen gorgeous figurine group: Called 'the lucky parents', created by Michel Victor Acier (1772-1775). Manufactory: Meissen. Hallmarked: Blue Meissen Sword Mark (underglazed). First quality Dating: Made, circa 1860-1870. Material: Porcelain, glossy finish, multicolored painted. Technique: Handmade porcelain. Model number E81 / former's number 28 / painter's number 40. Measures: Total height: 9.055 inches (23.0 cm). Width: 6.88 inches (17.5 cm). Depth: 5.90 inches (15.0 cm). Modeller: Michel Victor Acier (1736-1799). The sculptor and modeller had studied at the Royal Academy of Paris. He was independent master modeller at Meissen manufactory in period as from 1764-1781. The sculptor was specialized in creation of genre figures and children gardeners; additionally, Acier invented the Series of Motto Childs and he worked together with Kaendler concerning the huge order having been placed with Tsarina Catherine II. of Russia. Acier became leading modeller of Meissen manufactory after Kaendler's death in 1775. The model E81 was created, circa 1772-1775. Detailed informations: Meissen gorgeous figurine group: The lucky parents. This superb figurine group shows a couple, a nobleman and a very elegant lady having sat down on an upholstered bench, embracing each other / both are looking fondly at a floundering baby child which lies on man's as well as woman's thigh (the baby child's head is supported by a cushion). The couple is wearing most elegant Rococo garments (the man is dressed in a jacket, a vest, a shirt and he wears breeches with white stockings and buckled shoes / the woman is wearing a long dress as well as a mantel). The figurine group is attached to oval rocky base with golden-blue painted decoration at its edge. Bibliography: Bergmann, Meissener Figuren / Meissen-Figures (Erlangen 2014), Modellnummern (model numbers) A 1 bis Z 99, page 33 / catalogue number 25. Condition: Excellent / there aren't any damages existing (museum quality!). Shipping note: This most remarkable Meissen Figurine group will be excellently wrapped and packed in special box.  

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  • Condition
    Excellent. THERE AREN'T ANY DAMAGES EXISTING  (= MUSEUM QUALITY !) .
  • Dimensions

    H 9.055 in. x W 6.88 in. x D 5.9 in.

    H 23 cm x W 17.48 cm x D 14.99 cm

  • Seller location
    Vienna, AT
  • Reference number
    LU101444960493

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