A Meissen Hausmaler cup and saucer
Lot 35
A Meissen Hausmaler teacup and saucer, mid 18th century
£500 - 700
US$ 840 - 1,200
Lot Details
A Meissen Hausmaler teacup and saucer, mid 18th century
Moulded with different flowering branches, painted in the workshop of F.F. Mayer of Pressnitz, the saucer with a landscape scene depicting a man leaning over a recumbent woman with a sheep and trees, the cup with vignettes of a shepherd and shepherdess, the moulded flowers heightened in enamels, gilt scrollwork borders to the rims, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, impressed 66 to cup (gilt rims worn) (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The Kahlenberg Collection
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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