“Act of Love”

Catalog No. 319

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid, signed “GT” (Gustav Thinwibel).
Exists with music box in base (add 20%).

Scene taken from a poem entitled “The Trumpeter of Säckingen”, written in 1853 by Josef Viktor von Scheffel, which tells the story of a love affair between a trumpeter and a baron’s daughter. Original engraving entitled “Liebesdienst” (Act of Love) done in 1888 by Carl Schweninger (1854-1903).

Fifth in a set of six, with Nos. 315, 316, 317, 318 and 320. See also Nos. 104 and 1527.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $60-$80
Ltd-color: $50-$70

 
     
MR 319
MR 319

 
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