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Count Brühl's Tailor
DECORATIVE ARTS
figurine
Meissen, Dresden Group
Europe: Germany
c.1860-80
porcelain (Dresden China)
overall: 400 mm

China figurine (reproduction of an 18th c. model) of a man wearing high-bridged nose spectacles, riding a bespectacled goat, from the ears of which hang a pair of scissors. Tailor's coat is puce 'indische blumen' with gold edging.


1999.841

BOA Purchase, 1937



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