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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 150

    A KLOSTER-VEILSDORF POCKET-WATCH STAND

    CIRCA 1768-70, INCISED IZC

    Price Realised  

    A KLOSTER-VEILSDORF POCKET-WATCH STAND
    CIRCA 1768-70, INCISED IZc
    Modelled as a scantily-draped kneeling putto supporting a scroll-moulded stand enriched in shades of puce and green, on a shaped rectangular leaf-moulded base (putto's left index finger restored)
    6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) high


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    See Dieter Gielke, Europäisches Porzellan Museum für Kunsthandwerks, Grassimuseum, Leipzig, Catalogue (Leipzig), p. 65, pl. 64 for a similarly modelled watchstand and inkstand.

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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Sotheby's, 6th June 1989, lot 140.