Items No. 9602/9603: A Pair of Amusing Harlequin Figures With Animals Making Music, Austrian, early 19th Century

Two highly amusing porcelain and figures of Harlequins, one harlequin playing a cat with a violin bow to make fun of music played on a violin, the other harlequin using a piglet as a bagpipe, again making fun of the sound made by a bagpipe. Both harlequins in diamond pattern coats, hats and bells and mischievous expressions, Vienna beehive mark to base, Austrian, first part of the 19th century, impressend date marks.
Height 5 in (12.5 cm)
Price Range: B per Harlequin

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