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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 160

    A VIENNA TRANSPARENT-ENAMELLED BEAKER

    CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VIENNA TRANSPARENT-ENAMELLED BEAKER
    CIRCA 1820
    Of waisted form, probably decorated by Anton Kothgasser with a spray of pansies, pink roses and immortelles above the gilt inscriptions Unsere/Freundschaft, Glüke and ewig above an amber-stained shaped section with gilt ornament, the rim with an amber stained band with flowerheads, leaf and dot ornament, the base star-cut and amber-stained (minute wear to gilding)
    4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) high


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    The current example shares similar characteristics to the decoration of the Ehret die Frauen beaker and the pansy-decorated beaker in this collection, both with an AK monogram, see lots 161 and 162 in this sale.

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