MEISSEN PORCELAIN "THE GOOD FATHER" BY JOHANN CARL SCHOENHEIT 19TH.C. H 8.5" W 6"
Incised H98, impressed 43. Modeled as a father seated in a chair with child on his lap and children playing at his knee, with a spaniel dog and daughters hat on the shaped, round rock base, which is decorated in gilt modified gadrooned motif. Depth 5".
As viewed under raking light, no inconsistencies in texture or pigment are evident. Under UV light, no areas fluoresce. The fingers and feet are intact. No cracks or repairs are evident in the round. Great condition for its age & degree of detail. CP