14 juin 2014

A rare Meissen mug, circa 1726-28

A rare Meissen mug, circa 1726-28. Photo: Bonhams. Painted in the manner of J.E. Stadler with a chinoiserie scene depicting an adult holding a parasol and a child with a fan, flanked by a fence and flowering indianische Blumen above iron-red lines, a band of iron-red foliage reserved with polychrome flower heads below the rim, the handle with a flower sprig, 8.4cm high, traces of crossed swords mark in blue (some restoration on handle). Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€5,000 - 7,500) Literature: U. Pietsch/K. Jacobsen, Frühes Meissener... [Lire la suite]
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14 juin 2014

A Meissen small coffee pot and cover, circa 1726-28

A Meissen small coffee pot and cover, circa 1726-28. Photo: Bonhams. Each side painted with a chinoiserie scene depicting two figures beneath a canopy and tree, respectively, within a gilt cartouche filled with Böttger lustre and edged with purple and iron-red scrollwork, indianische Blumen beneath the spout and handle, a band of gilt strap- and scrollwork below the rim, the handle with gilt scrollwork and indianische Blumen, the cover decorated with a continuous chinoiserie scene, 17.8cm high, crossed swords mark in... [Lire la suite]
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14 juin 2014

A Meissen Hausmaler teapot and cover, circa 1740

A Meissen Hausmaler teapot and cover, circa 1740. Photo: Bonhams. Painted, possibly in Bayreuth, in coloured enamels and gilding with chinoiserie figures engaged in various pursuits surrounded by flowering shrubs, the spout and handle embellished with gilding, the cover with floral branches and a gilt border, 12cm high (tiny flat chips to tip of spout) (2). Estimate £3,000 - 4,000 (€3,800 - 5,000) Bonhams. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS. London, New Bond Street, 18 Jun 2014 - http://www.bonhams.com/
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14 juin 2014

A Meissen oval sugar box and cover, circa 1723-25

A Meissen oval sugar box and cover, circa 1723-25. Photo: Bonhams. Painted with a chinoiserie scene on each side within a gilt scrollwork cartouche filled with Böttger lustre, flanked by indianische Blumen, the cover with a similar vignette surrounded by a gilt scroll- and strapwork border, 12cm long, K.P.M. and crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, gilt numeral 36. to both (worn on the box) (some retouching to the gilding) (2). Estimate £8,000 - 12,000 (€10,000 - 15,000) Bonhams. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS. London, New Bond... [Lire la suite]
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14 juin 2014

A Meissen beaker, circa 1725

A Meissen beaker, circa 1725. Photo: Bonhams. Finely painted with a continuous chinoiserie scene depicting figures engaged in various amusing pursuits, flanked by fences and flowers, gilt strap- and scrollwork borders to both sides of the rim, gilt gadrooned footrim, 8cm high, crossed swords mark in blue enamel (minor flaking to edge of gilt rim). Estimate £15,000 - 20,000 (€19,000 - 25,000) Bonhams. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS. London, New Bond Street, 18 Jun 2014 - http://www.bonhams.com/
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14 juin 2014

A Meissen tea canister and cover, circa 1723-25

A Meissen tea canister and cover, circa 1723-25. Photo: Bonhams. Each panel painted with a chinoiserie scene depicting figures engaged in various pursuits, the moulded ribs and rims gilt, the cover with a wide gilt band and scrolling star motif to the top, 10cm high, gilt numeral 23. (hidden by label on canister) (very minor wear to gilding) (2). Estimate £6,000 - 8,000 (€7,500 - 10,000) Bonhams. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS. London, New Bond Street, 18 Jun 2014 - http://www.bonhams.com/
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13 juin 2014

A Meissen Hausmaler tea canister and cover, circa 1720-25

A Meissen Hausmaler tea canister and cover, circa 1720-25. Photo: Bonhams. Decorated in Augsburg in gilding, of hexagonal shape with alternating panels of birds and Chinese figures on strapwork pediments, the cover with a wide band of gilding and landscape on top, 10.5cm high (small flat chip to rim of cover, minor rubbing) (2). Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€5,000 - 7,500) Bonhams. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS. London, New Bond Street, 18 Jun 2014 - http://www.bonhams.com/
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13 juin 2014

A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted Hausmaler coffee pot and cover, circa 1720-25

A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted Hausmaler coffee pot and cover, circa 1720-25. Photo: Bonhams. Decorated in Augsburg in gilding, attributed to Abraham Seuter, with a continuous chinoiserie scene depicting figures beneath parasols and trees engaged in various amusing pursuits, between fluted bands embellished with gilt dots, scrollwork and stripes, the handle and spout gilt, the domed cover with insects and exotic birds perched on branches, the silver mounts by Elias Adam, Augsburg, town and maker's mark, 20.6cm high (minor rubbing)... [Lire la suite]
13 juin 2014

A Meissen yellow-ground Augustus Rex vase, circa 1730-35

  A Meissen yellow-ground Augustus Rex vase, circa 1730-35. Photo: Bonhams. The squat baluster body with a flared neck, reserved with black-edged shaped quatrelobe panels, painted in the manner of Adam Friedrich von Löwenfinck after engravings by Petrus Schenk, depicting chinoiserie figures and animals in landscape settings, gilt-edged rims, 46.3cm high, A.R. monogram in underglaze-blue (restored neck). Estimate £65,000 - 75,000 (€81,000 - 94,000) Provenance: With Otto Büel, Lucerne, by 1954;Dr. Marcel Nyffeler Collection,... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2014

A Meissen lobed dish, circa 1725-30

A Meissen lobed dish, circa 1725-30. Photo: Bonhams. After a Chinese Ding or Qing dynasty original, of lobed form with moulded panels of Chinese flowers including peonies in low relief, the slightly recessed rim also following the original, 15.3cm diam, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, two impressed dots on the inside of the rim. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,500 - 3,700) Provenance: Anon. sale, Christie's London, 1 July 1985, lot 207 Literature: U. Pietsch, Frühes Meissener Porzellan aus einer Privatsammlung (1993), no. 87 ... [Lire la suite]
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