11 December 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 4,000
A VIENNA (DU PAQUIER) BEAKER AND SAUCER
Each side of the beaker painted with Orientals by low tables on terraces, within gilt shaped quatrefoil cartouches divided by large flowering branches of indianische Blumen, each with a bird perched among them, the saucer similarly decorated with indianische Blumen around a central cartouche, with elaborate scroll and shaped diaper panel borders and gilt band rims, the reverse of the saucer with flowerheads (saucer with flaking to enamels, beaker with minute flakes to enamels and wear to rim)
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A detail of the indianische Blumen between the cartouches of this beaker is illustrated on the endpapers at the beginning of this catalogue.
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