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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 196

    A MEISSEN LAVENDER-GROUND BOTTLE-VASE

    THE PORCELAIN POSSIBLY CIRCA 1725-28, BLUE AR MARK, DREHER'S FOUR DOTS MARK TO FOOTRIM, THE DECORATION 19TH CENTURY

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    A MEISSEN LAVENDER-GROUND BOTTLE-VASE
    THE PORCELAIN POSSIBLY CIRCA 1725-28, BLUE AR MARK, DREHER'S FOUR DOTS MARK TO FOOTRIM, THE DECORATION 19TH CENTURY
    Reserved with three ogival panels each painted in the manner of Adam Friedrich von Löwenfinck with a mythical beast in a stylised Oriental landscape flanked indianische Blumen below an iron-red diaper and flowerhead border and gilt-line upper rim, some minor scratches to enamels and ground colour
    8 ¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high


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    For an 18th century Meissen yellow-ground vase decorated with Fabeltier see Rainer Rückert, Meissener Porzellan, Munich, 1966, pl. 94, no. 372. Se also the Nyffeler Collection, Christie's, London, 9 June 1986, lot 176 for a pair of 18th century powdered lavender-ground gu-shaped beaker vases decorated with animals in the style of Löwenfinck and with indianische Blumen.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A LADY