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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 286

    A BADEN-BADEN CIRCULAR SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER

    CIRCA 1778, IMPRESSED I

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BADEN-BADEN CIRCULAR SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER
    CIRCA 1778, IMPRESSED i
    Painted with a loose bouquet of flowers and scattered sprays, the cover with a stepped rim and bud finial (finial broken and restuck with small flake to green stem)
    4¼ in. (10.9 cm.) diam.


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    Cf. Michael Newman, Die deutschen Porzellan-Manufakturen im 18. Jahrhundert (Brunswick, 1977), Vol. II, p. 167, pl. 97 for a similar sugar-bowl.

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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Metz Heidelberg, 13th October 1990, lot 126.


    Literature

    René Simmermacher, Gebrauchskeramik in Südbaden, Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe, July-November 2002 Exhibition Catalogue (Karlsruhe, 2002), pl. 9.
    Hans-Jürgen Flamm, 'Baden-Baden Porzellan', Weltkunst, June 2003, No. 6, p. 875, pl. 3.