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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 116

    A FULDA BALUSTER COFFEE-POT

    CIRCA 1765, BLUE CROWNED FF MARK, IMPRESSED IA MARK

    Price Realised  

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    A FULDA BALUSTER COFFEE-POT
    CIRCA 1765, BLUE CROWNED FF MARK, IMPRESSED IA MARK
    With a scroll-moulded spout and handle enriched in puce, the body painted with two landscape vignettes of figures before turreted buildings in estuary scenes within borders of stylised rockwork (hairline crack through lower handle terminal, very slight scratching to enamels)
    5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high


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    See a similarly decorated coffee-pot illustrated by Christoph Fritzsche and Gregor Karl Stasch, Hochfürstlich Fuldische Porzellainmanufaktur 1764-1789, (Fulda, 1994), p. 149, no. 23.

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    Provenance

    Bruno Sandner Collection, no. 421, sale Metz, Heidelberg, 18th October 2003, lot 421.