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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 296

    A LUDWIGSBURG CHESNUT BASKET COVER

    CIRCA 1765-70

    Price Realised  

    A LUDWIGSBURG CHESNUT BASKET COVER
    CIRCA 1765-70
    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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