8 July 2002
A Meissen kakiemon circular bowl, cover and a stand
Circa 1735, blue crossed swords marks, K.H.C. in purple to bowl, K. in brown and Dreher's .. to stand
Painted with the gelber Löwe pattern with a snarling tiger about flowering bamboo, flowering prunus branches issuing from a knarled tree-trunk and with scattered indianische Blumen, the stand and cover with brown line rims and the cover with green and yellow artichoke finial (very slight scratching to stand)
9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) diam. (2)
Anon., sale Galerie Jürg Stuker, April 1972, lot 180A
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
For a similar stand see Ulrich Pietsch, Meissener Porzellan und seine Ostasiatischen Vorbilder (Leipzig, 1996), p. 83, no. 23.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.
From Colorado to Chianti in Italy, 5 luxury properties where you can savour the passing of every hour — all from Christie’s International Real Estate
Offered on 6 December in London, Anthony van Dyck’s Portrait of Princess Mary, Daughter of King Charles I of England