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Figure

Description

Porcelain figure of a lion: German, Saxony, Meissen, from a model by Johann Gottlieb Kirchner, c. 1732 - 1735

Museum reference

A.1966.255

Collection

Decorative and Applied Art

Object name

Figure

Production information

Meissen factory
Meissen, Saxony, Germany, EUROPE
Kirchner, Johann Gottlieb, 1706 - 1768, Modeller
Meissen, Saxony, Germany, EUROPE

Date

c. 1732 - 1735

Materials

Porcelain

Physical description

Porcelain

Exhibitions

  • Art of Living (08 Jul 2016)
    National Museum of Scotland

  • European Styles (29 Jul 2011 - 03 Aug 2014)
    National Museum of Scotland

References

https://www.nms.ac.uk/explore-our-collections/stories/art-and-design/meissen-lion

On display

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