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A Meissen seladon-ground two-handled écuelle, cover and stand, Circa 1735

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Estimate:

4,000 to - 6,000 USD

A Meissen seladon-ground two-handled écuelle, cover and stand, Circa 1735

A Meissen seladon-ground two-handled écuelle, cover and stand, Circa 1735

Estimate:

4,000 to - 6,000 USD

Lot sold:

22,680

USD

A Meissen seladon-ground two-handled écuelle, cover and stand, Circa 1735


reserved on either side of the écuelle, around the cover and the stand with gilt-edged quatrefoil cartouches painted, in the manner of J. G. Höroldt, with figures at various pursuits among flowers and shrubs, the well of the stand with indianische Blumen, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue.

diameter of stand: 6¾ in.

17.1 cm

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OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Margarethe (née Knapp, 1878-1949) and Dr. Franz (1871-1950) Oppenheimer, Berlin & Vienna, bearing label (by 1927) (no. 189 in black);

Dr. Fritz Mannheimer (1890-1939), Amsterdam & Paris, inv. no. Por. 320 (acquired between 1936 and 1939);

Dienststelle Mühlmann, The Hague (acquired from the Estate of the above in 1941 on behalf of the Sonderauftrag Linz for the proposed Führermuseum);

On deposit at Kloster Stift Hohenfurth;

On deposit at Salzbergwerk Bad Aussee;

Recovered from the above by Allied Monuments Officers and transferred to the Central Collecting Point Munich (MCCP inv. 1478/1);

Repatriated from the above to Holland between 1945 and 1949;

Loaned by the Dutch state to the Kunstmuseum Den Haag by 1953;

Restituted by the above to the heirs of Margarethe and Franz Oppenheimer in 2021

Ludwig Schnorr von Carolsfeld, Sammlung Margarete und Franz Oppenheimer. Meissener Porzellan, Berlin, 1927, no. 189, pl. 86

A very similar Meissen écuelle stand was sold at Bonhams Edinburgh, June 14, 2017, lot 169