A Meissen teabowl and saucer circa 1740
Lot 70*
A Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1740
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1740
Painted with shadowed insects, ants and a butterfly, including two inside the teabowl, brown-edged rims, the teabowl: 4.7cm high; the saucer: 13.5cm diam., crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, impressed Former's mark 2 to the saucer (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    With The Art Exchange, New York;
    Anon. sale, Christie's New York, 18 October 2002, lot 440

    Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 142
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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