19th century Meissen figurine - Cupid Bound by Roses - R 123. Modeled by master designer Johann Paul Helmig who worked with Meissen from 1882 - 1924 after studying at the Dresden Arts and Crafts College.
Beautifully carved roses and leaves binding the figure to a tree leading to an incredibly pained expression upon his face. Set upon a gilt scroll base.One finger has broken off and it looks like the hand might have been restored as there is a slight color variation, but otherwise this figure is in good condition for its age. The item "RARE MEISSEN PORCELAIN CUPID BOUND BY ROSES R 123, 19TH CENTURY FIGURINE" is in sale since Wednesday, June 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Figurines". The seller is "jk0203" and is located in Elgin, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.