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A MEISSEN LARGE CIRCULAR DISH FROM THE SWAN SERVICE, CIRCA 1738-41
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 USD
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A MEISSEN LARGE CIRCULAR DISH FROM THE SWAN SERVICE, CIRCA 1738-41
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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A MEISSEN LARGE CIRCULAR DISH FROM THE SWAN SERVICE, CIRCA 1738-41
modelled by Johann Joachim Kändler, in low relief with two swimming swans among bulrushes with a crane in flight above, upon a spiral shell molded ground, the rim painted with the Brühl and Kolowrat-Krakowska arms and scattered flower sprigs, with a gilt border to the rim, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, incised III to inside footrim, impressed Dreher's mark to edge of footrim
diameter 13 1/4 in.; 33.8 cm
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Catalogue Note

Sotheby’s Scientific Research department used noninvasive XRF for this lot to screen the green enamel for chromium, which was not detected.

A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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New York