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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 254

    A VOLKSTEDT PORTRAIT COFFEE-CAN AND TREMBLEUSE SAUCER

    CIRCA 1770, PUCE PITCHFORK MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A VOLKSTEDT PORTRAIT COFFEE-CAN AND TREMBLEUSE SAUCER
    CIRCA 1770, PUCE PITCHFORK MARKS
    Painted in puce camaïeu with bust-length portraits of a bearded man in profile and a young lady with curled hair wearing a cap, the trembleuse saucer with a similar portrait and a lady wearing a ribbon and beads in her curled hair, within oval gilt line cartouches and gilt rims (some wear to gilding)


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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Metz Heidelberg, 19th October 2002, lot 698.