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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    A MEISSEN GOLDCHINESEN ARCHED RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER

    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1735, THE AUGSBURG GILDING ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN GOLDCHINESEN ARCHED RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER
    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1735, THE AUGSBURG GILDING ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
    The Kapuzinerbraun ground gilt in the Seuter workshop with vignettes of figures at various pursuits, below C-scroll and husk ornament, the narrow sides of the body gilt with birds perched on branches, the shoulders with a dragon and a fox, the cover with a pinecone finial above birds (slight cracks to lower section with associated surface flakes)
    5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) high


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    For a teabowl and saucer with Goldchinesen decoration over a black ground attributed to the Seuter workshop, see Abraham L. den Blaauwen, Meissen Porcelain in the Rijksmuseum Rijksmuseum Catalogue (Amsterdam, 2000), pp. 48-49, no. 21.

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