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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 166

    A HÖCHST CHINOISERIE TEACUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1760-65, IRON-RED WHEEL MARKS, INCISED ,N TO TEACUP, IMPRESSED DOT MARKS TO SAUCER

    Price Realised  

    A HÖCHST CHINOISERIE TEACUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1760-65, IRON-RED WHEEL MARKS, INCISED ,N TO TEACUP, IMPRESSED DOT MARKS TO SAUCER
    Probably painted by Andreas Philipp Oettner, the teacup with a seated figure reading and wearing a striped tunic, red trousers and a gilt hat, the saucer with a standing figure wearing iron-red conical hat and a long red robe, each supported on a puce and gilt scroll half-cartouches within gilt line rims (saucer with minute frit to rim and slight chipping to footrim, areas of wear to enamels, cup with wear to gilt rim)


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    See Kurt Röder, Das Höchster Porzellan (Mainz, 1925), pl. 113D, no. 649 for a related teacaddy and cover.

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