24 avril 2013

A Meissen chinoiserie teapot and cover circa 1723-24 - Sotheby's

A Meissen chinoiserie teapot and cover, circa 1723-24 - Sotheby's of squat globular form, the curved spout moulded with a mask terminal, painted each side painted with a chinoiserie scene with two figures, within a gilt scrollwork cartouche filled with Böttger lustre and edged with iron-red scrolls, the spout, handle and cover painted with indianische Blumen, K.P.M and crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, gilder's numeral 14 to base and cover, (knop slighly trimmed). Quantité: 2; 11.9cm, 4 3/4 in... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

A Meissen scent flask, circa 1723-24

A Meissen scent flask, circa 1723-24. Photo Bonhams Of flattened ovoid form moulded with a female mask on each side, the neck and lowe body moulded with fluted bands heightened in gilding and iron-red, painted on each side with a chinoiserie scene depicting two large figures, mounted with a gilt-metal stopper attached by a chain, 9.3cm high overall. Sold for £16,250 Literature: Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 23A similar scent flask in a private collection is illustrated in Exotische Welten (2010),... [Lire la suite]
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20 mai 2012

An early Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1723-24

An early Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1723-24. Photo Bonhams Each painted with a chinoiserie scene within a gilt quatrelobe cartouche with Böttger-lustre and edged with iron-red scrollwork, indianische Blumen and insects to the reverse and interior of the teabowl, gilt-edged rims, the teabowl: 4.8cm high; the saucer: 12.6cm diam, incised x inside footrim of teabowl and // inside footrim of saucer (2). Lot 15. Estimate: £10,000 - 15,000 / €12,000 - 18,000 / US$ 16,000 - 24,000 ... [Lire la suite]
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