A Meissen brush handle, circa 1765
Lot 83*
A Meissen brush handle, circa 1765
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
Lot Details
A Meissen brush handle, circa 1765
Of fluted tapering form, painted on each side with a landscape vignette with figures and scattered flower sprigs below a feathered purple border, gilt-edged rims, the handle filled with stiff bristles, the handle: 9cm high; 15.5cm high overall

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Anon. sale, Christie's London, 7 July 2003, lot 151

    Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 125
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