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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 107

    A MEISSEN PIERCED DESSERT-PLATE FROM THE JAPANISCHE SERVICE

    CIRCA 1762, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 56

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN PIERCED DESSERT-PLATE FROM THE JAPANISCHE SERVICE
    CIRCA 1762, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 56
    The centre painted with a vignette of an opossum-type mammal on a grassy mound among flowering foliage, the well with blue feuille-de-choux ornament, the spirally-fluted border with pierced trellis-pattern panels below a shaped narrow yellow band border enriched with diaper ornament and edged with puce and grey scrolls, shaped gilt-line rim (centre with minute scratches, areas of wear to centre and ribs of well, minute flake to yellow enamel of border, very slight wear to gilt rim)
    9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) diam.


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