23 avril 2016

A rare large tankard with underglazed blue painting, Meissen, around 1730

Lot 324. A rare large tankard with underglazed blue painting, Meissen, around 1730. Estimate 2 500 €. Photo Auktionhaus Stahl Cylinder form with ear-shaped handle. The body continouisly decorated with rich lotus flowers and peonies in underglazed blue. Border with ornamental pattern and four reserves. The handle with spiraling flowers. Unglazed underside. Tin mount added later. Crossed swords mark. Min. chip. H. 26,5 cm.  AUKTIONSHAUS STAHL, Maîtres Anciens, Objets d'Art, Extrême Orient,... [Lire la suite]

23 avril 2016

A rare Boettger jug with Augsburg silver mount by Elias Adam, Meissen, gold painting by the Seuter-workshop, around 1725

Lot 317. A rare Boettger jug with Augsburg silver mount by Elias Adam (1669-1745), Meissen, gold painting by the Seuter-workshop, probably Abraham Seuter, around 1725. Estimate 3 000 €. Photo Auktionhaus Stahl The body of the pear-shaped jug is decorated with a incised scene of a falconry on a gold arabesque pedestal. No manufactory mark, '8' in purple lustre. Foot rest., gold painting age-related slightly worn. H. 16 cm. Literature : Comp.: S. Ducret, Meissner Porzellan bemalt in Augsburg, vol.I,... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2016

A rare early jug with chinoiserie, Meissen, around 1725, gilded silver mount 19th century

Lot 316. A rare early jug with chinoiserie, Meissen, around 1725, gilded silver mount 19th century. Estimate 9 500 €. Photo Auktionhaus Stahl Pear shaped jug with bulging handle. Painted with playing Chinese child and two men between flowering bushes in u'glazed blue, overlaid with gold, and polychrome onglaze decoration. Unglazed bottom without swords mark. Golden rims min. worn, lid knob rep. H. 23 cm. AUKTIONSHAUS STAHL, Maîtres Anciens, Objets d'Art, Extrême Orient, Bijoux, le 23 Avril... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2016

An important Augustus Rex baluster vase with Chinese scenes by the Höroldt workshop, Meissen, around 1740

Lot 329. An important Augustus Rex baluster vase with Chinese scenes by the Höroldt workshop, Meissen, around 1740. Estimate 28 000 €. Photo Auktionhaus Stahl Polychrome painting, gilding. The painting carried out in Höroldt's workshop. On both sides large, black-line gold cartouches with 'Laub- und Bandelwerk', inside decorated with Chinese scenes on terrestrial pedestals. In between small cartouches with Chinese scenes in purple monochrome. Finely painted flower bouquets and single flowers. Large manufactory... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2016

A very rare Augustus Rex vase with bird painting by C.G. Häntzschel, Meissen, around 1745

Lot 330. A very rare Augustus Rex vase with bird painting by C.G. Häntzschel, Meissen, around 1745. Estimate 38 000 €. Photo Auktionhaus Stahl the painting very likely by Christian Gottlob Häntzschel (Krummenhennersdorf bei Freiberg 1709 - Meissen 1761?). Ovoid body with slim neck. On both sides painted with birds, framed by butterflies and beetles. U'glazed blue 'AR' mark. H. 35,5 cm. The painting of one of the two birds, a great spotted woodpecker, is based on the coloured copper engraving by Eleazar Albin (see:... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2016

A pair of Meissen Augsburg-decorated coffee cups and saucers, circa 1725-35

Lot 233. A pair of Meissen Augsburg-decorated coffee cups and saucers, circa 1725-35. Estimate 1,500 — 2,500 USD. Lot sold 1,250 USD. Photo: Sotheby's each painted in underglaze-blue and gilding, the cups with a bird in flight amongst flowering shrubs, the saucers with Chinese figures at various pursuits, one cup with crossed swords and dot mark within concentric circles, the other pieces with crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue within concentric circles, one saucer with a further... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2016

A rare pair of Meissen candlesticks, circa 1735

Lot 236. A rare pair of Meissen candlesticks, circa 1735. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 11,250 USD. Photo: Sotheby's each of baroque metal form, painted in a Kakiemon palette with the 'wheatsheaf' pattern, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, incised workers' marks, incised and painted Japanese Palace inventory numbers N=221 W in black. heights 9 3/8 in., 23.8 cm. Provenance: The Royal Collections of Saxony, Japanese Palace, DresdenCollection... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2016

A Meissen figure of a nodding pagoda, late 19th century

Lot 262. A Meissen figure of a nodding pagoda, late 19th century. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 18,750 USD. Photo: Sotheby's similarly modelled to the preceding example, crossed swords mark in blue, red painted L to the interior of figure. height 12 in., 30.5 cm. Sotheby's. Collections: Silver, Vertu, Ceramics, and Russian Works of Art, New York, 15 Apr 2016
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18 avril 2016

A Meissen figure of a nodding pagoda, late 19th century

Lot 262. A Meissen figure of a nodding pagoda, late 19th century. Estimate 18,000 — 22,000 USD. Lot sold 22,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's modelled seated cross-legged with a nodding head and articulated tongue and hands, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, incised numerals 2884 and impressed 73. height 12 1/4 in., 31.1 cm. Sotheby's. Collections: Silver, Vertu, Ceramics, and Russian Works of Art, New York, 15 Apr 2016
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05 mars 2016

Hausmaler Cup and Saucer, Meissen, ca. 1724-1730. Painted in Augsburg by Abraham Seuter

Lot 1705, Hausmaler Cup and Saucer, Meissen, ca. 1724-1730. Painted in Augsburg by Abraham Seuter. Estimate: CHF 4 000 / 6 000 (€ 3 330 / 5 000). Photo Koller Cup with potter's mark x, saucer with incised mark / and remains of a lustre mark. Gilding, slightly rubbed. Base ring of the cup, chipped. Provenance: - Collection Dr. Max Fahrländer, Basel-Riehen.- In a private collection via inheritance, Winterthur. Koller. Silver & Porcelain - Thursday 17 March 2016 02.00 PM