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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 163


    CIRCA 1815-20

    Price Realised  


    CIRCA 1815-20
    Painted in the workshop of Anton Kothgasser with the birth of Beauty from a rose bud, represented as a putto emerging from a rose reserved against a black ground within a gilt and amber-tinted cartouche formed from an ouroboros, above gilt and amber-tinted lappet-shaped ornament alternating with sprigs, on a cog wheel-cut and star-cut amber-stained base (minute chip to cog wheel base)
    4 1/8 in. (10.2 cm.) high

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    See Gustav E. Pazaurek and Eugene von Philippovich, Gläser der Empire-und Biedermiererzeit (Braunschweig, 1976), pp. 203-204, pl. 192 for an almost identical glass and pl. 193 for the French print source of 1804.

    A detail of the foot of this beaker is illustrated on the back cover of this catalogue.

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