A Meissen Hausmalerei cup and saucer painted with drum majors in the manner of Mayer von Pressnitz
Lot 33
A Meissen Hausmaler teacup and saucer, circa 1740-60
£600 - 800
US$ 1,000 - 1,300
Lot Details
A Meissen Hausmaler teacup and saucer, circa 1740-60
Moulded with sprigs of prunus branches, painted in the workshop of F.F. Meyer of Pressnitz with a drum major on horseback on the saucer and a bust portrait of a hussar officer inside the cup, the rim with a gilt border of scale-ground panels and scrolling foliage, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, impressed 2 (2)

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  • Provenance:
    The Kahlenberg Collection
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