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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 283

    A BADEN-BADEN TEACUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1778, IMPRESSED 2 TO SAUCER AND I TO CUP

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BADEN-BADEN TEACUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1778, IMPRESSED 2 TO SAUCER AND i TO CUP
    Painted with loose bouquets and scattered flower-sprays (minute flaking to saucer)


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    See Michael Newman, Die deutschen Porzellan-Manufakturen im 18. Jahrhundert (Brunswick, 1977), Vol. II, p. 168, pl. 99 for a teacup and saucer painted with similar bouquets, from the Hetjens-Museum, Düsseldorf.

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    Literature

    René Simmermacher, Gebrauchskeramik in Südbaden, Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe, July-November 2002 Exhibition Catalogue (Karlsruhe, 2002), pl. 5.
    Hans-Jürgen Flamm, 'Baden-Baden Porzellan', Weltkunst, June 2003, No. 6, p. 874, pl. 2.