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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 66

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN BAMBERG-PATTERN SAUCER DISHES

    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PAINTER'S LETTER K FOR KRETSCHMAR TO EACH

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN BAMBERG-PATTERN SAUCER DISHES
    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PAINTER'S LETTER K FOR KRETSCHMAR TO EACH
    Each decorated in underglaze blue, yellow, iron-red, turquoise and green enriched in gilding with branches of flowering peony, prunus and chrysanthemum and with two exotic insects in flight, within a double concentric underglaze blue circle cartouche, the iron-red and gilt border with diaper-pattern reserved with panels of flowers and flowerheads, the underside with two sprays of underglaze blue and iron-red flowers (one with a minor chip to footrim, very minor wear)
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) diam. (2)


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