A Bottger Meissen small bowl, Dutch decorated with a monkey, circa 1730-40

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Lot 3*
An early Meissen small bowl decorated in Holland circa 1725-35

£ 400 - 500
US$ 530 - 660
An early Meissen small bowl decorated in Holland
circa 1725-35
of shallow shape on a small turned foot, enamelled in bright colours with a monkey hanging from a branch and picking peaches, the reverse with two deer on a hillside among exotic fungi, a band of red tracery around the foot, 9cm diam (minor chipping under the footrim, slight flaking to enamels),

Footnotes

  • A Chinese spoon tray with a similar subject of deer was in the Watney collection of European-decorated Chinese porcelain sold in these rooms 7 November 2003, lot 71.
An early Meissen small bowl decorated in Holland  circa 1725-35
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