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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 76

    AN EARLY MEISSEN CHINOISERIE TEAPOT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1723-1725, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S X AND ILLEGIBLE BLUE PAINTER'S MARK TO FOOTRIM, THE DECORATION ALMOST CERTAINLY BY J.E. STADLER

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY MEISSEN CHINOISERIE TEAPOT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1723-1725, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S X AND ILLEGIBLE BLUE PAINTER'S MARK TO FOOTRIM, THE DECORATION ALMOST CERTAINLY BY J.E. STADLER
    Of squat pear shape, the slightly domed cover with a band of fretwork at the rim, the loop handle with molded and incised feather terminals, the curved spout issuing from a smiling bearded mask terminal enriched in colored enamels, painted with indianische Blumen issuing from underglaze blue rockwork
    4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Property of a New York Collector; Christie's, New York, 23 April 1998, lot 55.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF CANADIAN COLLECTORS (LOTS 75-77)