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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 245

    A GERMAN FAYENCE BLUE AND WHITE PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)

    1745-47, BAYREUTH (BAYREUTH-FRÄNKEL-SCHRECK), BLUE BFS MARK

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN FAYENCE BLUE AND WHITE PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)
    1745-47, BAYREUTH (BAYREUTH-FRÄNKEL-SCHRECK), BLUE BFS MARK
    Painted with the Madonna of Mercy and child with rosary, above clouds and winged cherub masks in a sun-burst, flanked by stylised flowers, between concentric lines, the hinged pewter cover with ball thumb-piece inset with a medallion depicting the Nativity
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) high


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    For the same Madonna on another Fränkel und Schreck tankard see Wolfgang Schwarze, op. cit., pl. 961.

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