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A Figure Group 'Farmer with Yoke of Oxen'

Otto Pilz (Sonneberg 1876 - Dresden 1934)


A Figure Group 'Farmer with Yoke of Oxen'

Lot-No. 594

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Meissen, designed 1906, made soon after. Porcelain with polychrome underglaze painting. Crossed swords mark (2 incised lines), model no. 'X 123'. Base rep. H. 30 cm, 42 x 18 cm. - German sculptor. Studies at the Dresden School of Arts and Crafts and the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin, member of the 'German Werkbund'. Otto Pilz was predominantly an animal sculptor. As a free lancer of the Meissen porcelain manufactory he created between 1905 and 1912 numerous plaster models and he designed also for the Schwarzburger Werkstätten and Hutschenreuther. 1905 he also began to design numerous models for bronze sculptures, mainly animal sculptors for the interior and public space. Mus.: Berlin, Bröhan-Museum; Dresden, Skulpturensammlung; Frankfurt a.M., Museum für Angewandte Kunst inter alia. Lit.: Thieme/Becker 27, 1999, S. 49

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Otto Pilz: A Figure Group 'Farmer with Yoke of Oxen'


Otto Pilz (Sonneberg 1876 - Dresden 1934)

A Figure Group 'Farmer with Yoke of Oxen'

Lot-No. 594

Proceeds : 0 €

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Meissen, designed 1906, made soon after. Porcelain with polychrome underglaze painting. Crossed swords mark (2 incised lines), model no. 'X 123'. Base rep. H. 30 cm, 42 x 18 cm. - German sculptor. Studies at the Dresden School of Arts and Crafts and the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin, member of the 'German Werkbund'. Otto Pilz was predominantly an animal sculptor. As a free lancer of the Meissen porcelain manufactory he created between 1905 and 1912 numerous plaster models and he designed also for the Schwarzburger Werkstätten and Hutschenreuther. 1905 he also began to design numerous models for bronze sculptures, mainly animal sculptors for the interior and public space. Mus.: Berlin, Bröhan-Museum; Dresden, Skulpturensammlung; Frankfurt a.M., Museum für Angewandte Kunst inter alia. Lit.: Thieme/Becker 27, 1999, S. 49

A Figure Group 'Farmer with Yoke of Oxen'
A Figure Group 'Farmer with Yoke of Oxen'