Christian Thomsen, Royal Copenhagen Parrot
Christian Thomsen, Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Parrot, c.1920.
Blue parrot atop white plinth with laurel garland. Model 866 with lightly impressed monogram on rear for Christian Thomsen.
2nd quality, though we see no issues.
4 ½ inches wide 6 inches deep by 11 inches tall
Christian Thomsen (1860–1921) was a Danish sculptor. He was employed by the worked at the Royal Porcelain Manufactory Royal Copenhagen from 1898, and is considered one of the most influential royal Danish sculptors of the 20th century. He produced over 100 figurines, including figures from Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales, animals, and 36 commemorative plaques; it was Thomsen who produced the Danish Christmas plates in 1908.