A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735
A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735
A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735
A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735
A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735
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A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 USD

A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 USD

Lot Sold:1,500USD

Lot Details

Description

A MEISSEN WASTE BOWL CIRCA 1735


later mounted in gilt bronze, painted with a continuous landscape of a military encampment with soldiers resting and cooking over a fire, above concentric circles in iron-red with two shadowed insects below, the interior with a similar landscape medallion, the rim edged in gilding, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, gilt letter H, impressed Dreher's mark of two circles for Johann Gottlieb Kühnel (Rückert, 1990, p. 124).

Diameter: 6⅝ in.

17 cm

Condition Report

There is a 3/8 inch chip to the exterior rim above and to the right of the main scene. Very minor wear to the gilding on the rim.


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

Wittekind, Berlin

Lisa and Heinrich Arnhold, Dresden, May 1928

Ruth Arnhold Steiner, Piedmont, California

Literature

Berges, 1967, p. 54, fig. 60

Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 160, p. 400, illus.

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