A MEISSEN HAUSMALER FLUTED TEABOWL AND SAUCER THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1715-20, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1730
 A MEISSEN HAUSMALER FLUTED TEABOWL AND SAUCER THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1715-20, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1730
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A MEISSEN HAUSMALER FLUTED TEABOWL AND SAUCER THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1715-20, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1730

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

A MEISSEN HAUSMALER FLUTED TEABOWL AND SAUCER THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1715-20, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1730

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

Lot Sold:750USD

Lot Details

Description

A MEISSEN HAUSMALER FLUTED TEABOWL AND SAUCER THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1715-20, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1730


the lower body of the teabowl molded with a partially gilt band of vertical fluting beneath a border of Chinoiserie figures and birds, the center of the interior with four birds perched in branches, the saucer decorated with a huntsman in pursuit of a fox along a riverbank within a gilt scrollwork-edged quatrefoil cartouche, the underside similarly fluted.

Diameter of saucer: 5⅛ in.

13 cm

Condition Report

Teabowl - very small (less than 1/8 inch) chip to exterior rim edge. Some patches of rubbing to gilding.

Saucer - gilding lightly rubbed in patches, visible in the catalogue photo.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Christie's London, July 5, 2004, lot 31

Literature

Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 320, p. 634, illus.

Selected Meissen and Other Ceramics from the Collection of Henry H. Arnhold
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