Meissen figure of a cook from the Crie de Paris series of 35 models based on the drawings of Christophe Huet ( 1700-1759 ). The cook is number 10 in the series. First modelled by P Reinicke with the assistance of J J Kaendler c.1755.
Crossed swords in blue on unglazed base. Incised model number 10 and painter's w in red.