Meissen, the model from 1905, formed around 1960. Polychrome paint. Crossed swords mark, model's no. 'W 121', impressed '95', year mark. H. 12 cm. - Konrad Hentschel, son of Julius and brother of Rudolf, studied at the academies in Munich and Dresden and worked since 1889 in the Meissen manufactory. He ranks as the most famous Art-nouveau artist of the manufactory and designed numerous shapes of tableware, putti and his famous series ofplaying children.