A Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1728
Lot 17*
A Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1728
Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,346) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1728
Painted with chinoiserie scenes depicting figures engaged in various amusing pursuits, within a gilt scrollwork cartouche filled with Böttger lustre and edged with purple and iron-red scrollwork, gilt scrollwork borders to the rims, the teabowl with a spray of indianische Blumen to the interior, the teabowl: 4.1cm high; the saucer: 12.1cm diam., crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, gilt numeral 81. to both, incised / inside footrims (2)

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  • Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 33
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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