A rare Meissen large beaker, circa 1723
Lot 12
A rare Meissen large beaker, circa 1723
£30,000 - 40,000
US$ 50,000 - 67,000
Lot Details
A rare Meissen large beaker, circa 1723
Superbly painted with a continuous chinoiserie scene depicting figures engaged in various amusing pursuits, flanked by exotic animals, vases with flowers and coral, fences, trees and flowers, between moulded borders of bellflowers and acanthus leaves embellished in gilding, burnished gilt rims, the footrim with a border of iron-red concentric loops, 11.8cm high (some flaking to gilt rim)

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Siegfried Ducret, Keramik und Graphik (1973), ill. 358
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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  2. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8384
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