A Meissen KPF teapot and cover circa 1723
Lot 22*
A Meissen KPF teapot and cover, circa 1723
£25,000 - 35,000
US$ 40,000 - 56,000

Lot Details
A Meissen KPF teapot and cover, circa 1723 A Meissen KPF teapot and cover, circa 1723 A Meissen KPF teapot and cover circa 1723
A Meissen KPF teapot and cover, circa 1723
Of squat globular shape, painted on each side with a European scene, probably by Johann Gottfried Mehlhorn, within a gilt scrollwork cartouche edged with iron-red foliate scrolls, depicting horsemen in landscape settings with buildings including, on one side, a windmill, the handle and spout with indianische Blumen, the mask terminal gilt, the domed cover with flowering branches and insects between gilt borders, 11.8cm high, K.P.F. in underglaze-blue, gilt numeral 4. to both (2)

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 99
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