6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 438
A LUDWIGSBURG CHESNUT BASKET COVER
Of cylindrical form, the domed cover with finial formed as a cluster of vegetables above pierced ovolos, within a gadrooned rim enriched in pink, the body moulded with four oval cartouches painted with flowers between pierced sections, cracked to rim, restored to lower-part of basket
3½ in. (16.5 cm.) high
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See Hans Dieter Flach, Ludwigsburger Porzellan (Stuttgart, 1997). p. 702, nos. 1738-1742. See also Christian Scherer, Das Fürstenberger Porzellan Berlin, 1909, p. 52, pl. 34 illustrates a version of this model.
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