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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 225

    A GOTHA COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE R MARKS, IMPRESSED R TO SAUCER

    Price Realised  

    A GOTHA COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE R MARKS, IMPRESSED r TO SAUCER
    Painted with wooded landscape vignettes, the cup with a lady playing a xylophone, the saucer with two ladies carrying flowers in their aprons, gilt line rims (small flake to gilt rim of saucer)


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    For a similarly decorated part coffee-service, see Helmut Scherf, Thüringer Porzellan (Leipzig, 1980), pl. 65.

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    Provenance

    With Daniela Kumpf, Wiesbaden.