A Meissen two-handled beaker, circa 1722

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A Meissen two-handled beaker, circa 1722

Sold for £ 4,375 (US$ 5,461) inc. premium
A Meissen two-handled beaker, circa 1722
Painted possibly by J.G. Höroldt with two landscape scenes depicting a figure holding a bottle, and an Italian Comedy figure, respectively, each within a gilt quatrelobe cartouche with Böttger lustre and edged with iron-red scrollwork, 7.8cm high (restored haircrack)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private Collection, Rhineland, sold by Lempertz Cologne, 22 May 1997;
    Giovanni and Gabriella Barilla Collection, Geneva, sold by Sotheby's London, 14 March 2012, lot 111

    Literature:
    I. Wildtraut/H. Buchen, Das Commedia dell'Arte Service, in Keramos 156 (1997), cat. no. 6, ill. 16
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A Meissen two-handled beaker, circa 1722
A Meissen two-handled beaker, circa 1722
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