Lot 1537 - A192 The Müller-Frei Collection - Tuesday, 16. June 2020, 02.00 PM

A MEISSEN FIGURAL GROUP OF LOVERS

Circa 1746. Model by Johann Joachim Kändler.
No mark.
H 12 cm.

Minor restorations.

Provenance:
- Collection Henry and Emma Budge, Hamburg.
- Auction Paul Graupe Berlin, Collection Emma Budge, 27. - 29.09. 1937, Lot No. 799.

Other versions of this group, which was already popular in the 18th century, can be found in important European museums, such as the Porcelain Collection in Dresden, the Bavarian National Museum in Munich and the Musée Arts Decoratifs in Paris.

The auctioning of this lot takes place within the framework of an agreement between the Seller and the Budge Estate, by which the latter waives any further claims for restitution.

CHF 7 000 / 9 000

€ 6 140 / 7 890

Sold for CHF 8 750 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.