• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 52

    TWO VIENNA PORCELAIN CHOCOLATE CUPS AND TREMBLEUSE STANDS

    CIRCA 1760, BLUE BINDENSCHIELD MARKS AND EACH IMPRESSED WITH 5, THE FIRST WITH PUCE 24 TO EACH, THE SECOND CUP WITH IRON-RED 80/A AND SAUCER WITH IRON-RED 40/A

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO VIENNA PORCELAIN CHOCOLATE CUPS AND TREMBLEUSE STANDS
    CIRCA 1760, BLUE BINDENSCHIELD MARKS AND EACH IMPRESSED WITH 5, THE FIRST WITH PUCE 24 TO EACH, THE SECOND CUP WITH IRON-RED 80/A AND SAUCER WITH IRON-RED 40/A
    Each richly painted with bouquets and sprigs of deutsche Blumen
    2 in. (7 cm) high, the cups; 5½ in. (14 cm) diameter, the saucers (4)


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    Konrad Haab von Dettwill worked at Vienna from before 1762 till after 1787, becoming a flower painter starting in 1767 (decorator's mark No. 24)

    Gottfried Schmidt worked at Vienna from 1775 until 1827 (decorator's mark No. 80)

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION