A pair of terracotta acroteria

A pair of terracotta acroteria

Two Neoclassical architectural ornaments, formerly pediment-ends. One flower lost, some wear. H 73 and 74 cm, base 47 x 48 cm.
Berlin, ca. 1830 / 40, after a design by Karl Friedrich Schinkel.

Similar motifs can be found on numerous buildings designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, for example the Berlin observatory, which was begun in 1835.

Lot 440 Dα

Estimate:
6.000 € - 8.000 €

Result:
6.820 €