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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 63

    A MEISSEN YELLOW-GROUND KAKIEMON LARGE TEABOWL AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, DREHER'S ·· TO SAUCER AND QUARTERED CIRCLE TO TEABOWL

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN YELLOW-GROUND KAKIEMON LARGE TEABOWL AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, DREHER'S ·· TO SAUCER AND QUARTERED CIRCLE TO TEABOWL
    Each side of the teabowl reserved with quatrefoil panels painted in the Kakiemon palette with flowering peony and chrysanthemum branches enriched in gilding, the obverse of the saucer similarly decorated with flowering branches and an insect in flight, brown-line rims and gilt band footrims (saucer rim with very minor small chip to outer edge and minute frit, brown line rims with very minor wear)


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    Provenance

    The Property of a Gentleman, sale Sotheby's Zürich, 2nd December 1981, lot 2.