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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 88

    A BÖTTGER FLARED TEABOWL AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1722-25

    Price Realised  

    A BÖTTGER FLARED TEABOWL AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1722-25
    Painted in Eisenrot, the bowl with two figures of harveters in a continuous landscape, the saucer with an itinerant cobbler, within darker concentric cirles and gilt bands (slight rubbing to gilt rims, small areas of wear to enamels)


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    See the teapot and cover sold in these Rooms on 3rd December 1984, lot 292, probably from the same service as the present lot.

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    Literature

    Siegfried Ducret, Meissner Porzellan bemalt in Augsburg, 1718 bis um 1750 (Braunschweig, 1972), Vol. II, pl. 118 where the author attributes the decoration to Elisabeth Wald.