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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 108

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN RED DRAGON-PATTERN PLATES

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESNNUMERN 61

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN RED DRAGON-PATTERN PLATES
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESNNUMERN 61
    Each painted in iron-red and gilt with circling pheonix below insects and scattered sprigs, the narrow border with sinuous red dragons between ribbon-tied precious objects, within a stepped gilt line rim (small areas of scratches)
    9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diam. (2)


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