A very rare Meissen circular stand circa 1725-30
Lot 13
A very rare Meissen circular stand circa 1725-30
Sold for £48,000 (US$ 79,595) inc. premium
Lot Details
A very rare Meissen circular stand
circa 1725-30
Painted with three shaped chinoiserie panels around the rim, enclosed by a broad band of gilt foliate scrollwork with panels of Böttger lustre, with pendant swags of indianische Blumen in the well and a single flower sprig in the centre, the reverse with three trailing branches of indianische Blumen, 25.9cm diam., crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 14 June 1983, lot 127
    Acquired in 1985

    Literature:
    Hoffmeister 1999, I, no. 56

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

    A closely similar stand was sold at Sotheby's London, 14 June 1983, lot 126.
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