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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 341

    A GERMAN PORCELAIN TOPOGRAPHICAL CABINET CUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1830, ATTRIBUTED TO TRIER, THE CUP INSCRIBED WALRAND ...(?) P IN PUCE, INCISED C TO BASE

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN PORCELAIN TOPOGRAPHICAL CABINET CUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1830, ATTRIBUTED TO TRIER, THE CUP INSCRIBED Walrand ...(?) P IN PUCE, INCISED C TO BASE
    Of waisted cylindrical form with a scroll handle, the front painted by Johann Baptist Warland with a view of the Portra Nigra, within a gilt oval tooled band inscribed Roemer Thor zu Trier., the reverse with a band of up-turned stiff-leaves below a border of gilt tooled scrolling stems with flowerheads, the interior with a broad gilt band, the saucer with a similar border (slight rubbing to gilding)


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    For a similar teacup and saucer, see Gustav E. Pazaurek, Deutsche Fayence und Porzellan Hausmaler (Leipzig, 1925), p. 428.

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