20 juin 2019

A rare pair of Meissen Böttger stoneware octagonal vases and covers, circa 1710-13

Lot 2. A rare pair of Meissen Böttger stoneware octagonal vases and covers, circa 1710-13; 13cm high. Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000. Sold for £ 46,312 (€ 51,628). © Bonhams. Each decorated in gilding with a central lambrequin border and double-line borders on the various edges, the slightly differing covers centering a gilt flowerhead, and one lacquered on the interior. Provenance: Margravine Karoline Luise of Baden-Durlach (1723-83); Hereditary Prince Karl Ludwig of Baden (1755-1801); ... [Lire la suite]