• White Gold 18th Century Porcel auction at Christies

    Sale 7815

    White Gold 18th Century Porcelain from Meissen and Du Paquier Property of The Byrnes Children Trust

    12 May 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 72

    A MEISSEN BLUE AND WHITE TEACUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1740-45, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMER 52 TO CUP, PAINTER'S J. TO SAUCER

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    A MEISSEN BLUE AND WHITE TEACUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1740-45, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMER 52 TO CUP, PAINTER'S J. TO SAUCER
    Painted with flowering chrysanthemum and lotus within blue line borders (minor slight chipping to footrim of saucer) (2)


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    For a similar example see Klaus-Peter Arnold et al., Meissen Blaumalerei aus Drei Jahrhunderten (Leipzig, 1989), pp. 216-217, no. 133.

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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    With Rolf Oberacker, Weisbaden, 1992