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A MEISSEN CIRCULAR DISH FROM THE SWAN SERVICE, CIRCA 1738-41
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 USD
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362
A MEISSEN CIRCULAR DISH FROM THE SWAN SERVICE, CIRCA 1738-41
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 USD
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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 12 in.; 30.5 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