Antique KPM Porcelain Group of Bacchus and Aphrodite Feast, XIX Century
Antique KPM Porcelain Group of. This exquisite KPM Porcelain Mythological Group of feasting Bacchus depicts Dionysus (also called Bacchus - a nature god of fruitfulness and vegetation, especially known as a god of wine and ecstasy), sitting on wine barrel and holding grapes in one hand and goblet in the other. The very cheerful Bacchus is surrounded by Aphrodite, the goddess of beauty, love, pleasure, sexuality and procreation and three winged cherubs, assisting them by opening a wine bottle and pouring wine into their goblets. With a goat at her feet, she displays a wicker basket full with ripe bunches of grapes, rejoicing in a rich harvest. Hallmarked KPM and numbered 303 on the bottom of the base. Height: 9.88 inches (24.7cm). With: 9.25 inches (23.12cm). Depth: 8.75 inches (21.87cm). The Royal Porcelain Factory in Berlin (German: Königliche Porzellan-Manufaktur Berlin, abbreviated as KPM), also known as the Royal Porcelain Manufactory Berlin and whose products are of hard-paste porcelain, generally called Berlin porcelain. It was founded in 1763 by King Frederick II of Prussia (known as Frederick the Great). We guarantee the authenticity of all items to be as represented.
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This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Sculptures & Figurines". The seller is "ashvillegallery" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
- Style: Belle Epoque
- Material: Porcelain
- Type: Figurine
- Features: Marked
- Color: Multicolor
- Subject: Mythological
- Finish: Antique
- Brand: KPM
- Time Period Manufactured: 1850-1899