11 December 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A MEISSEN CIRCULAR SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER
CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S ** FOR MEINERT TO FOOTRIM
Painted and gilt after a design by Johann Gregorius Höroldt in a bright Oriental palette with a bird perched on flowering peony branches issuing from rockwork, the reverse with a stylised insect, the conforming cover with a border of iron-red meandering flowers and gilt flowerheads below a bud finial
4¾ in. (12.1 cm.) diam.
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