21 April 2009
This lot is offered without a reserve
A BERLIN (K.P.M.) PALE-YELLOW AND WHITE GROUND 'WEIMAR' VASE AND COVER
LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SCEPTRE AND IRON-RED ORB MARKS, INCISED A K, IMPRESSED 2, BLACK PAINTED 144/1B
Of shield shape, the gadrooned shoulder flanked by upright loop-handles with leafy acanthus terminals, painted in the manner of Boucher with a vignette of a shepherd and shepherdess in a wooded landscape, the reverse with a floral spray, on a conforming socle and stop-fluted base
17¼ in. (43.8 cm.) high (2)
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Cf. E. Köllman & M. Jarchow, Berliner Porzellan, München, 1987, vol. II, tafel 145 for an illustration of a Weimar vase in the Hermitage.
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