Meissen Tall Cupid Figurine Dove of Peace Love Letter M 115 Johann Pollak For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 14 images

Meissen Tall Cupid Figurine Dove of Peace Love Letter M 115 Johann Pollak

About

Meissen tall Cupid figurine: Cherub holding a dove of peace with love letter The details are stunningly sculptured = finest modelling Manufactory: Meissen Dating: Made 1880-1890 Hallmarked: Meissen mark with pommels on hilts (latest 19th century) First quality Model number M 115 / former's number 6 Material: Multicolored porcelain, partially golden painted, glossy finish Technique: Handmade porcelain Style: Rococo Design: Johann Pollak (1843 - 1917). The sculptor had studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich (Germany) / he was active as Professor there in later period. The artist was educated as sculptor, wood carver and painter. - Pollak's works were internationally esteemed since he had gotten orders deriving from most important towns such as Rome, Paris, Brussels, London and Chicago / he was even active in India. - The model M 115 was created, circa 1880.   First quality Specifications: The boyish naked and tall winged cherub holds up a dove of peace which wears a love letter (obviously the dove has to fly away in order to deliver its message) / beyond that, amor cherub seizes a burning heart whereas a quiver filled with arrows of love is attached to figurine's right hip. The figurine is based on rocky ground as well as supported by round base. Measures: Height: 12.20 inches (31.0 cm) Diameter of base: 5.90 inches (15.0 cm) Bibliography: Thomas Bergmann, Erlangen / Germany 2010, The Art of Meissen Figures, model numbers A 100 to Z 300, page 88, catalogue number 1607 Condition: Excellent / there aren't any damages existing.

Details

  • Creator
    Johann Pollak (Sculptor)
  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • In the Style Of
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    H 12.20 in. x Dm 5.90 in.H 30.99 cm x Dm 14.99 cm
  • Diameter
    5.90 in. (14.99 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Vienna, AT
  • Reference Number
    LU1014412157403
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with the seller on your behalf to ensure you're satisfied with the resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 7 days of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

4.8 / 5
Vetted
Gold Seller
1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in Vienna, AT
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Meissen Seasons Figurines Cupids Allegory of Sp...
Johann Joachim Kändler
Antique 1870s German Rococo Porcelain
Porcelain
Meissen lovely figurines of stunning appearance: Cherubs presented as allegory of spring (= seasons' group of figurines) Model 2502 Measures: height 6.89 inches (17.5 cm) widt...
Meissen Triumph of Venus Model 127 Kaendler Kän...
Johann Joachim Kändler
Antique 1860s German Rococo Porcelain
Porcelain
Meissen most remarkable figurine group: Triumph Of Venus Measures / dimensions: height: 13.18 inches / 33.5 cm width: 8.26 inches / 21.0 cm depth: 6.69 inches / 17.0 cm Man...
Meissen Shepherds Figurines Model 2870 Johann J...
Johann Joachim Kändler
Antique Mid-19th Century German Rococo Porcelain
Porcelain
MEISSEN STUNNING FIGURINE GROUP: A COUPLE OF SHEPHERDS WATCHED BY A SCOUT MEASURES: height: 9.25 inches width: 7.28 inches depth: 6.88 inches Manufactory: Meissen Hallm...
Meissen Lovely Figurine Group by Acier of the P...
Michel Victor Acier
Antique 1840s German Rococo Porcelain
Porcelain
Meissen Gorgeous Figurine Group created by Michel Victor Acier (1736 - 1799) around the year 1774: Placidness of Childhood Specifications: A most lovely baby child lies on an ...
You May Also Like
Antique Meissen Porcelain Bolognese Dog Figurine
Meissen Porcelain
Antique Late 19th Century German Rococo Animal Sculptures
Porcelain
A good, antique Meissen porcelain figurine of a Bolognese dog. The Bolognese is a much loved breed of the Bichon group cultivated by Italian aristocracy perhaps as much as a mill...
Antique Meissen Porcelain Figurine of Crinoline...
Meissen Porcelain, J.J. Kändler
Antique Late 19th Century German Rococo Porcelain
Porcelain
A fine antique Meissen porcelain figurine of Crinoline lovers. Entitled "The Kiss", this group was originally modelled by Johann Joachim Kändler in the 1740s. It depicts lover...
Early Meissen Porcelain, Singerie Style Monkey ...
Meissen Porcelain
Antique 19th Century German Rococo Figurative Sculptures
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 manner...
Meissen Porcelain Figurine of Cherub as Scottis...
Meissen Porcelain
Early 20th Century German Edwardian Figurative Sculptures
Porcelain
Delightful little Meissen porcelain figurine of a cherub as a Scottish lass, curtsying for a dance. From the tam atop her head to her plaid kilt to her little bare feet, she is a ros...
Meissen Hentschel "Mädchen mit Puppe" #164 Porc...
Meissen Porcelain, Julius Konrad Hentschel
Early 20th Century German Art Nouveau Porcelain
Porcelain
Meissen Hentschel "Mädchen mit Puppe" #164 porcelain figurine, modeled by Julius Konrad Hentschel (1872-1907) depicting a child dragging a finely painted doll, original model, impres...
Meissen Porcelain large Devinsenkinder Cupid Fi...
Antique 19th Century German Rococo Revival Porcelain
Porcelain
Pair of Meissen Porcelain large Devinsenkinder Cupid Figurines with superb quality painting and markings from the 1860's. The concept is taken from Otto van Veen’s Emblemes of Love p...
Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures of Parrots
Antique 19th Century German Rococo Porcelain
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 ...
Meissen Model of a Goldfinch, circa 1745
J.J. Kändler
Antique 1740s German Rococo Porcelain
Porcelain figure of goldfinch perched on tree-stumps applied with leaves, modelled by J.J. Kandler in 1740. Crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue. Meissen manufacture, circa 1745, ...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries