A Du PAquier tall cup and saucer decorated with Schwarzlot landscape scenes in the manner of Preissler
Lot 37
A very rare Hausmaler chocolate beaker and saucer, probably Meissen porcelain, circa 1740
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Lot Details
A very rare Hausmaler chocolate beaker and saucer, probably Meissen porcelain, circa 1740
Probably painted in Bayreuth, in the style of Ignaz Preissler, in black monochrome, with a continuous landscape scene on the beaker depicting figures and buildings around a lake, the saucer with a river scene, the rims with borders of scrolls and flower-heads, the reverse of the saucer painted with a dog in a landscape vignette, incised / inside footrim of saucer (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The Kahlenberg Collection

    Two similarly decorated chocolate beakers and saucers, with vignettes of a dog running on the backs of the saucers, were sold from the collection of Dr. Wilhelm Dosquet-Manasse, Berlin, by Hans W. Lange, Berlin, 19-21 May 1941, lot 622.
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  1. Nette Megens
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