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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 51

    A MEISSEN HAUSMALEREI BEAKER AND SAUCER

    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION VERY SLIGHTLY LATER

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    A MEISSEN HAUSMALEREI BEAKER AND SAUCER
    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION VERY SLIGHTLY LATER
    Painted in Schwarzlot in the manner of Ignaz Preissler, the beaker with a continuous landscape with buildings, trees and figures in the foreground, two driving a donkey across a bridge, the saucer with a harbour scene, with figures on the quay with a donkey carrying packages and with a camp fire, within an iron-red and gilt line panel, the borders with gilt scrolls, diaper-panels and pendant husks, within broad gilt band rims (beaker with two shallow footrim chips)


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