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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 39

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN HAUSMALEREI GOLD-GROUND CHINOISERIE TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS

    CIRCA 1725

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN HAUSMALEREI GOLD-GROUND CHINOISERIE TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS
    CIRCA 1725
    Decorated at Augsburg, probably by Anna Elisabeth Wald, the saucers with figures of Orientals among shrubs, rockwork and terracing, within gilt shaped quatrefoil cartouches issuing iron-red scrolls from small panels painted to simulate Böttger lustre within a richly gilt ground, the teabowls with similar cartouches, the reverses with exotic birds, the interiors, rims and footrims richly gilt (some very minor areas of wear to gilding) (2)


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    Provenance

    The Property of a Noted European Collector (Part II), sale Christie's London, 17th October 1977, lot 94.