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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 73

    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE WASTE BOWL

    CIRCA 1739, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 18., DREHER'S V AND BLUE DOT TO THE FOOTRIM

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE WASTE BOWL
    CIRCA 1739, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 18., DREHER'S V AND BLUE DOT TO THE FOOTRIM
    The decoration based on drawings from the Schulz Codex, the interior with a vignette of figures discussing wares on a shaded yellow and green ground and enclosed within concentric iron-red medallions, the exterior with a continuous view of similar figures with wares to one side, a child riding a donkey to the other, all above concentric iron-red lines, a gilt band around the footrim
    6½ in. (15.8 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    The Muller Collection, New York; Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 5 March 1949, lot 642.
    The Collection of Frederick J. and Antoinette Van Slyke; Sotheby's, New York, 26 September 1989, lot 43.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF CANADIAN COLLECTORS