A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725
A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725
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A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725
A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725
A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725
A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725
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A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD
Lot sold:3,250USD

Description

A RARE EARLY MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725


painted in iron-red, green and yellow with stylized Chinoiserie landscape with a fisherman before pagoda buildings, the teabowl with a continuous scene with a flower sprig to the interior, with concentric circles and crosshatch borders in iron-red, teabowl with caduceus mark in underglaze-blue.

Diameter of saucer: 5⅛ in.

13 cm

Condition report

Saucer - minute chip to underside edge of rim. Several small old chips to bottom edge of footrim.

Teabowl - 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.

Provenance

Private Collection, Switzerland

Christie's Geneva, November 16, 1992, lot 308

Literature

Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 299, p. 605, illus.