A documentary Dutch-decorated early Meissen vase and cover, the porcelain circa 1715-20, the decoration dated 1725
Lot 56
A documentary Dutch-decorated early Meissen vase and cover, the porcelain circa 1715-20, the decoration dated 1725
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,355) inc. premium
Lot Details
A documentary Dutch-decorated early Meissen vase and cover, the porcelain circa 1715-20, the decoration dated 1725
Of ovoid form moulded with fluted bands around the foot and neck and on the cover, decorated in Kakiemon style with a flowering branch on each side and two birds in flight, the fluted borders embellished in gilding and edged in iron-red, the cover with an iron-red flower on the top, the inside of the cover inscribed in black 'MLuosing/ 1725.', 15cm high (some wear to gilding, tiny chips to rim of cover) (2)

Footnotes

  • A similarly-shaped early Meissen jar and cover applied with stiff-leaf borders and painted in Holland was sold by Sotheby's London, 27 November 1956, lot 136.
Activities
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
    Work +44 20 7468 8348
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8252