31 March 2008
A BADEN-BADEN BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER
CIRCA 1778, IMPRESSED i
Painted in iron-red with a flowering branch and scattered sprays, below a line border, the domed cover with a flower finial (ground chip to tip of spout, minute chipping to edge of spout and one leaf terminal)
7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) high
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
René Simmermacher, Gebrauchskeramik in Südbaden, Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe, July-November 2002 Exhibition Catalogue (Karlsruhe, 2002), pl. 10.
Hans-Jürgen Flamm, 'Baden-Baden Porzellan', Weltkunst, June 2003, No. 6, p. 875, pl. 5.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Carlo Scarpa took the traditions of Venetian glassblowing and created some of the 20th century’s most innovative designs
Items from the personal collection of one of L.A.’s most admired antiques dealers are offered online from 7 February, and in New York on 13 February
The Belgian collector, antiques dealer and designer outlines what the art and objects in his library mean to him
The founder of the 1-54 art fair on giving African artists international visibility, growing up with an artist father, and building her own collection