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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 56

    A MEISSEN PLATE

    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, FOOTRIM WITH DREHER'S INCISED ,,, AND BLUE * MARK

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    A MEISSEN PLATE
    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, FOOTRIM WITH DREHER'S INCISED ,,, AND BLUE * MARK
    The centre painted in underglaze blue with flowering shrubs, the well painted in colours with a band of stylised fences and flowerheads enriched in gilding, the border with three large flowering shrubs, one issuing from turquoise rockwork, within an underglaze blue diaper band and brown line rim (small shallow rim chip at 2 o'clock, minute rim chip at 8 o'clock, some wear to well)
    8 13/16 in. (22.3 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    With Andreina Torré, Zürich.