A Meissen two-handled chocolate cup and a saucer, circa 1728
Lot 40
A Meissen two-handled beaker and saucer, circa 1726-30
Sold for £9,000 (US$ 14,924) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen two-handled beaker and saucer, circa 1726-30
The lower half of the cup and the underside of the saucer moulded with fluting coloured in green and gold, the beaker painted with a continuous chinoiserie scene, the saucer with a chinoiserie scene within a gilt scrollwork cartouche filled with Böttger lustre and embellished with foliate scrollwork in shades of iron-red, formal gilt c-scroll borders to the rims (2)

Footnotes

  • A similar two-handled beaker and saucer was in the collection of Friedrich Girtanner, Zürich, sold by Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auktions-Haus, 9-10 December 1926, lot 86.
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