creation by the famed German porcelain manufacturer Hutschenreuther.
charming boxing boy or cherub with the impressed name of the designer Karl
This is one of his earlier creations.
The stand is gilded at the rim.
Some may remember the boxing couple
that we offered some time ago. This is another version with just one.
(1883 – 1969)
Karl Tutter was one of the most famous
porcelain modelers of the 20th century. His porcelain works gained him fame
nationally and internationally. To some extent the Hutschenreuther art
figurines owe their good reputation to Karl Tutter.
He created a large number of figurines for the
brand Hutschenreuther, which had been acquired by Rosenthal in 2000.
Ca. 3 “ (8 cm) tall and 2 1/4
“ (6 cm) long)
repairs, no damages. Please do not forget
that you are
With the old underglaze mark
of 1920 – 1938
PORCELAIN & POTTERY
link and check back often for new additions.
Coat of arms:
Even though the
brand is well known here are some details for those who are interested in the
history of the company:
The company was founded in 1814
by Carolus Magnus Hutschenreuther (1794-1845) in Hohenberg an der Eger, Bavaria, Germany. He had previously worked at
the Wallendorf porcelain manufactory.
his death in 1845, the factory was headed by his widow, Johanna
Hutschenreuther, and her two sons. From 1860, they produced hand-painted gilded
porcelains. A large part of the factory was destroyed by a fire in 1848, but it
1857 Lorenz Hutschenreuther, the
son of C.M. Hutschenreuther, established a porcelain factory in Selb.
expanded from 1902 to 1969 and were renamed Porzellanfabriken Lorenz
Hutschenreuther AG Selb (Lorenz
Hutschenreuther Porcelain Factories Company, Selb).