Large and impressive pottery Mermaid figure sculpted by Rolf Schutze (1911-1978)for Knabstrup Pottery, Denmark. Entitled "Den lille Havfrue" (The little Mermaid.) On red clay with a thick white glossy glaze that allows hints of the clay to show through, she stands 9.5" tall. Dates to the 1930s or 40s. Marked twice with the Knabstrup kiln mark (used 1927 to 1972). Mint condition.