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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 332

    A KLOSTER-VEILSDORF BALUSTER MONOGRAMMED COFFEE-POT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CV MARK, PUCE PAINTER'S R. MARK POSSIBLY FOR ROSCHLAU

    Price Realised  

    A KLOSTER-VEILSDORF BALUSTER MONOGRAMMED COFFEE-POT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CV MARK, PUCE PAINTER'S R. MARK POSSIBLY FOR ROSCHLAU
    With a scroll-moulded wishbone handle and reeded and scroll-moulded spout, the domed cover with an artichoke finial, painted on each side with the initial S formed from flowers within puce foliate cartouches edged with further blooms, the plain ground and cover painted with scattered sprigs (minor scratching to enamels)
    8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high


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    Cf. Helmut Scherf, Thüringer Porzellan (Leipzig, 1980), no. 119 and 120 for similar coffee-pots.

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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Metz Heidelberg, 24th April 2004, lot 518.