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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 67

    A MEISSEN BAMBERG-PATTERN DEEP PLATE

    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S , MARK AND PAINTER'S K FOR KRETSCHMAR

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN BAMBERG-PATTERN DEEP PLATE
    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S , MARK AND PAINTER'S K FOR KRETSCHMAR
    The centre decorated in underglaze blue, yellow, iron-red, turquoise and green enriched in gilding with branches of flowering peony, prunus and chrysanthemum and with two exotic insects in flight, within a double concentric underglaze blue circle cartouche, the iron-red and gilt border with diaper-pattern reserved with panels of flowers and flowerheads, the underside with two sprays of underglaze blue and iron-red flowers (minute glazed-over rim chip from time of manufacture, very minor wear)
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) diam.


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