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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 238

    TWO MEISSEN TEACUPS AND SAUCERS

    CIRCA 1763-1774, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND DOT MARKS TO EACH, THE SCALE-PATTERN EXAMPLE WITH INCISION FOR PROBABLE OUTSIDE-DECORATION AND PRESSNUMMER 37, THE COBALT-BLUE GROUND EXAMPLE WITH BLUE K., W AND THREE DOT MARK

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO MEISSEN TEACUPS AND SAUCERS
    CIRCA 1763-1774, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND DOT MARKS TO EACH, THE SCALE-PATTERN EXAMPLE WITH INCISION FOR PROBABLE OUTSIDE-DECORATION AND PRESSNUMMER 37, THE COBALT-BLUE GROUND EXAMPLE WITH BLUE K., W AND THREE DOT MARK
    One enameled with scattered blossoms, the rim with a scale-pattern band between gilt dentil and floral bands; the other with vegetables and flowers reserved within gilt rocaille cartouches on a cobalt-blue ground
    5¼ in. (13.2 cm.) diameter, the scale-pattern saucer (4)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    With The Art Exchange, New York, 1961 and 1967.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A SAINT LOUIS COLLECTOR