A Meissen shaped oval basin, circa 1760
Lot 184
A Meissen shaped oval basin, circa 1760
£1,000 - 1,500
US$ 1,700 - 2,500
Lot Details
A Meissen shaped oval basin, circa 1760
Moulded with the 'Dulong' pattern of gilt-edged cartouches flanked by scrolling flowers, painted with blue flower sprigs, the centre painted with colourful birds in a landscape vignette, gilt-edged rim, 30.3cm wide, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, impressed 54

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    John Bacchus Dykes (by family repute). John Bacchus Dykes was an Engish clergyman and hymnist, and composed over 300 hymns.

    Exhibited:
    Leeds, Old Cloth Hall, The Yorkshire Exhibition of Arts & Manufactures, 1875, no. 38 (according to paper label)
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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