A rare Meissen quatrelobe teabowl and saucer circa 1730-35
Lot 11
A rare Meissen quatrelobe teabowl and saucer circa 1730-35
Sold for £14,400 (US$ 23,112) inc. premium

Lot Details
A rare Meissen quatrelobe teabowl and saucer
circa 1730-35
Each decorated in gilding with arched panels edged in foliate scrollwork, enclosing indianische Blumen on the saucer around a central panel aligned to the vertical axis depicting a chinoiserie figure in the manner of J.E. Stadler, the teabowl with four similar panels, a flower sprig in the well and gilt floral scrollwork to the inside rim, the reverse of the saucer with four leafy branches in iron-red, the saucer: 11.2cm across; the beaker: 4.5cm high, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue (small flat chip to inside of footrim of saucer) (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Acquired in 1993

    Literature:
    Hoffmeister 1999, I, no. 46

    Exhibited:
    Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, 1999-2009
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