Meissen Cupid Enchained
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Meissen Cupid Enchained

Meissen Cupid Enchained

  • This excellent porcelain figure by Meissen features a charming mythological scene
  • Two women have ensnared Cupid, the god of love, with a blue ribbon
  • Expressive and expertly hand painted, this figure is a fine example of Meissen artistry
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Item No. 30-0164
$18,850
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This exquisite mythological group by Meissen, entitled Cupid Enchained, is a superb example of the beloved firm's mastery of mythological subjects. First designed in 1788 by C.G. Juchtzer, this enchanting scene is composed of two women, one of whom has ensnared the little god of love with blue ribbon. Meissen was known for exquisite artistry and for taking a wide variety of subjects as inspiration. This figurine displays the superior level of artistry achieved by this famed company’s talented artisans. An almost identical figure is featured in Meissen: Collector’s Catalogue by Laurence Mitchell.

Features Meissen crossed sword mark in blue underglaze

Circa 1900

12 1/2" wide x 13" high

Reference:
Meissen Collector’s Catalogue, 2004, Laurence Mitchell
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Maker: Meissen
Period: 20th Century
Origin:Germany
Width:12.5 Inches
Height:13.0 Inches
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