31 March 2008
A MEISSEN KAKIEMON BOWL
CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER'S TWO CONJOINED CIRCLES
En suite with the preceding, after a design by Johann Gregorius Höroldt, painted with an exotic bird with a long blue tail perched on a puce branch issuing from stylised rockwork and with branches of flowering peony and chrysanthemum, the reverse with a winged insect in flight, the interior with flowering peony, brown line rim (slight wear to interior and rim)
6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) diam.
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