A MEISSEN SMALL BOWL CIRCA 1730
A MEISSEN SMALL BOWL CIRCA 1730
A MEISSEN SMALL BOWL CIRCA 1730
A MEISSEN SMALL BOWL CIRCA 1730
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A MEISSEN SMALL BOWL CIRCA 1730

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

A MEISSEN SMALL BOWL CIRCA 1730

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot Sold:5,000USD

Lot Details

Description

A MEISSEN SMALL BOWL CIRCA 1730


painted in Kakiemon style, the exterior with flowering plants issuing from a banded hedge, the interior with three small flower sprigs, crossed swords mark in

blue enamel, incised Japanese Palace inventory number N=454-w.

Diameter: 4½ in.

11.3 cm

Condition Report

Good condition


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

The Royal Collections of Saxony, Japanese Palace, Dresden

Jacques Mühsam Collection, Berlin

Sammlung Kommerzienrat Jacques Mühsam, Berlin, Glückselig, Vienna, April 19, 1925, lot 12 (sold together with a saucer with Japanese palace inventory number N-377-w)

Berthold Bruno Korach, Antike Wohnkunst, Dresden

Lisa and Heinrich Arnhold, Dresden, June 1928

Literature

Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 155a, p. 394, illus.

Catalogue Note

The 1770 inventory of the Japanese Palace lists: 'Sechzehen Stück detto, [Spühl-Näpfe] kleine, in- und auswendig mit kleinen Blümgen, Pagoden und Vögeln gemahlt, der größte 3. Zoll hoch, 5 1/2. Zoll in Diam: der kleinste 2 3/4. Zoll hoch, 4 1/2. Zoll in Diam: No. 454.', [Sixteen pieces ditto [waste bowls] small, painted inside and outside with small flowers, pagods, and birds, the largest 3 zoll high, 5 1/2 zoll in diam: the smallest 2 3/4 zoll high, 4 1/2 zoll diam.: No. 454. ], Boltz, 1996, p. 62.

    

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