364
364
A MEISSEN CIRCULAR DISH FROM THE SWAN SERVICE, CIRCA 1738-41
Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 22,500 USD
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364
A MEISSEN CIRCULAR DISH FROM THE SWAN SERVICE, CIRCA 1738-41
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 22,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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

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A MEISSEN 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 II and impressed Dreher's mark of two dots to inside footrim
diameter 11 7/8 in.; 30.2 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet, December 7, 1971, lot 184

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