• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMER 6. TO CUP AND 2 TO SAUCER, BOTH WITH GILDER'S 9. MARKS TO FOOTRIMS

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMER 6. TO CUP AND 2 TO SAUCER, BOTH WITH GILDER'S 9. MARKS TO FOOTRIMS
    Painted with Orientals at various pursuits in fenced gardens with flowering plants, some admiring scrolls, others with hoops, above a double iron-red line support, the saucer with a standing figure with a lantern within a double concentric iron-red line cartouche, with Gitterwerk borders (some minute wear to saucer)


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