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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 228

    A NYMPHENBURG MONOCHROME TEACUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1765, IMPRESSED SHIELD MARKS, IMPRESSED J TO TEACUP, INCISED TO SAUCER

    Price Realised  

    A NYMPHENBURG MONOCHROME TEACUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1765, IMPRESSED SHIELD MARKS, IMPRESSED J TO TEACUP, INCISED TO SAUCER
    Painted in shades of grey with estuary landscapes including figures and buildings above gilt scroll supports with pendant flower swags, gilt dentil rims, very slight wear to gilding


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    For a similar pair of teacups and saucers see Alfred Ziffer, Nymphenburger Porzellan Sammlung Bäuml Stuttgart, 1997, pp.185, nos. 517-18.

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    Provenance

    Acquired from Röbbig, Munich.