21 November 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 750
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
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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This lot is offered without reserve.
With The Art Exchange, New York, 1961 and 1967.
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