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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 97

    A MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1725, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S LINE CYPHER AND GILDER'S 79 TO EACH

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1725, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S LINE CYPHER AND GILDER'S 79 TO EACH
    Painted with harbor and quayside scenes reserved within gilt Laub-und-Bandelwerk cartouches enriched with iron-red diaper pattern and purpurmalerei landscapes, the interior of the teabowl and saucer rims gilt with a band of strapwork
    4½ in. (11.3 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 19 May 1993, lot 24.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF CANADIAN COLLECTORS (LOTS 97-98)


    Exhibited

    Toronto, Ontario, The George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, White Gold: The Discovery of Meissen Porcelain, 6 March 1996 - 5 January 1997.