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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 175

    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE CREAM-POT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1725, GILDER'S 7. MARK TO UNDERSIDE OF BASE AND COVER

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    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE CREAM-POT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1725, GILDER'S 7. MARK TO UNDERSIDE OF BASE AND COVER
    Of bulbous form on three paw feet, painted with Orientals at various pursuits on a terrace within an oval quatrefoil gilt cartouche with Böttgerlustre panels edged with red and gilt scrolls, the domed cover with a gilt knop finial
    4 ½ in. (11.3 cm.) high


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    Scenes from the cover and side are adapted from sheets 12 and 108 of Höroldt's sketchbook, known as the Schulz Codex.

    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 12 July 1965, lot 144.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 172-195)