London, South Kensington
8 December 2005
A MEISSEN GOLDCHINESEN OCTAGONAL DISH OR TEAPOT-STAND
CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 29, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY
Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Seuter with a vignette of two Oriental figures and a child with a hound, among trees below an exotic bird, on a support with lappet-shaped scale and net-pattern panels suspending pendant husk swags, the scalloped band border edged with foliage scrolls and beaded C-scrolls, the underside moulded with flowering prunus branches enriched in gilding (slight wear to gilding)
Approximately 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) wide
With Keoppe, from whom it was acquired in 1958.
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