A Meissen teabowl and saucer circa 1735
Lot 73*
A Meissen teacup and saucer, circa 1740
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
Lot Details
A Meissen teacup and saucer, circa 1740
The saucer painted with a Kauffahrtei scene depicting merchants and their wares by a quayside within concentric iron-red circles, the teacup with a similar, continuous scene and a puce camaieu scene in the well, gilt-edged rims, the teacup: 4.6cm high; the saucer: 13.1cm diam., crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, impressed numerals (2)

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  • Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 93
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8348
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8252
  2. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8384
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8252
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