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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 36

    A MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, GILDER'S 38. AND DREHER'S QUARTERED CIRLE MARK TO BOTH

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    A MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, GILDER'S 38. AND DREHER'S QUARTERED CIRLE MARK TO BOTH
    Painted in the manner of Christian Friedrich Herold, the teabowl with a continuous frieze of Orientals at various pursuits above a double iron-red line support, the interior with a Purpurmalerei chinoiserie vignette below a gilt interlocking scroll and dot-ornament panel border, the saucer with an attendant pushing a dignitary in a rickshaw within a double iron-red concentric circle cartouche and similar border, the underside with three sprays of indianische Blumen (small chip to footrim of teabowl, rubbing to gilding of saucer)


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