A Meissen octagonal yellow-ground teabowl and saucer  painted in puce camaieu with harbour scenes (cup restored)
Lot 47
A Meissen octagonal yellow-ground cup and saucer, circa 1740
£500 - 700
US$ 840 - 1,200
Lot Details
A Meissen octagonal yellow-ground cup and saucer, circa 1740
Reserved with purple flowering branches of indianische Blumen, the cup with a quatrelobe panel with a purple Kauffahrtei scene of merchants and their wares by a quayside, the saucer with a scene depicting buildings on a riverbank within a gilt and purple scrollwork cartouche, brown-edged rims, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, incised // inside footrims (some restoration to cup) (2)

Footnotes

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