31 March 2008
A MEISSEN HAUSMALEREI SAUCER
CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S , MARK
Painted with a chinoiserie scene of figures in a terraced garden landscape, with fruit and flowers in the foreground, the underside moulded with fruiting vines, enriched in colours (rubbing and scratching to gilding and enamels)
4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam.
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