A Meissen cane handle, circa 1725-30

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Lot 42
A Meissen cane handle, circa 1725-30

Sold for £ 2,500 (US$ 3,131) inc. premium
A Meissen cane handle, circa 1725-30
Painted by J.E. Stadler with a continuous chinoiserie scene depicting a seated figure with a large fan in front of a standing figure holding a banner, the reverse with indianische Blumen, the top with a similar vignette within concentric circles in underglaze-blue, 5.3cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Anon. Sale, Sotheby's London, 14 June 1983, lot 148

    Literature:
    U. Pietsch, Frühes Meissener Porzellan aus einer Privatsammlung (1993), no. 60

    Exhibited:
    Lübeck, Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte der Hansestadt Lübeck - St. Annen-Museum, 'Frühes Meissener Porzellan aus einer Privatsammlung', 14 November-31 January 1994;
    Aachen, Museen der Stadt Aachen - Couven Museum, 'Frühes Meissener Porzellan aus einer Privatsammlung', 26 February-20 April 1994
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