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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 62

    A MEISSEN CIRCULAR SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER

    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S ** FOR MEINERT TO FOOTRIM

    Price Realised  

    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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