A Meissen olive-green-ground teabowl and saucer, circa 1735
Lot 24
A Meissen olive-green-ground teabowl and saucer, circa 1735-38
£4,000 - 6,000
US$ 6,700 - 10,000
Auction Details
A Meissen olive-green-ground teabowl and saucer, circa 1735
Lot Details
A Meissen olive-green-ground teabowl and saucer, circa 1735-38
Reserved with insects and indianische Blumen, painted in Kakiemon style with flowers issuing from banded hedges and rockwork, within quatrelobe reserves on the teabowl, and with an additional phoenix on the saucer, brown-edged rims, gilt bands to the footrims, the teabowl: 5cm high; the saucer: 13cm diam, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, impressed Dreher's marks of an asterisk to saucer (unknown, Rückert 1996, pl. 9, no. 1) and for Johann Christoph Schumann to the teabowl, incised / (2)

Footnotes

  • The waste bowl from the same service in a private collection is published by Patricia Brattig (ed.), Meissen Barockes Porzellan (2010), no. 231.
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