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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 218

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN KAKIEMON LARGE SAUCER DISHES

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH WITH PRESSNUMMER 20 AND PUCE K.H.C. MARK FOR KÖNIGLICHE HOF CONDITOREI, BLACK WAX CRAYON 327 AND 328, RESPECTIVELY

    Price Realised  

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN KAKIEMON LARGE SAUCER DISHES
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH WITH PRESSNUMMER 20 AND PUCE K.H.C. MARK FOR KÖNIGLICHE HOF CONDITOREI, BLACK WAX CRAYON 327 AND 328, RESPECTIVELY
    Each painted in the Kakiemon palette with the gelber Löwe pattern of a tiger prowling amongst bamboo, prunus and other flowering branches, brown line rims
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Provenance

    Augustus the Strong, Royal Court Confectionery, Zwinger Palace, Dresden. The Collection of Dr. Edward G. Schiffman; Sotheby's, New York, 20 October 1994, lot 219.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF CANADIAN COLLECTORS