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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 232

    A BOTTGER WHITE FLARED BEAKER

    CIRCA 1715

    Price Realised  

    A BOTTGER WHITE FLARED BEAKER
    CIRCA 1715
    Thinly potted, of flared form, the lower-part applied with a band of stiff leaves, minute chip to the tip of one leaf, glazed over, another tiny chip to one leaf tip and some firing flauts
    3 1/8 in. (7.8 cm.) high


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    Rolf Sonnemann and Eberhard Wächtler et al, Böttger Leipzig, 1982, pl. 193, this form of beaker predominately in the white with stiff leaves picked out in gilding. This elegant and early design in Böttger porcelain can be seen replicated on a vase in the white in the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, illustrated in Porzellan Sammlung in Zwinger Dresden, 1986, p. 61.

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