Auction 08.07.2002

Christie's
London, King Street

Date of the auction: 08.07.2002

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A Böttger polished red stoneware silver-gilt-mounted scent-flask

A Böttger polished red stoneware silver-gilt-mounted scent-flask Circa 1715, the mounts contemporary Of pilgrim-flask form, with Frauenkopf handles, the lower part and tapering neck with gadroons and polished circle ornament, on an oval gadrooned foot with a silver-gilt mount of stiff leaves, the

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Böttger baluster black-lacquered stoneware coffee-pot and cover

A Böttger baluster black-lacquered stoneware coffee-pot and cover Circa 1715 Painted by a hand very close to Martin Schnell , glazed to simulate Oriental lacquer and decorated in red and pale-orange cold colours and gilding, the body, spout, handle and cover of octagonal section, the spout and

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen K.P.M. oblong-octagonal sugar-box and cover

A Meissen K.P.M. oblong-octagonal sugar-box and cover Circa 1723-25, blue K.P.M. mark The box of squat bombé form, painted in Eisenrot by J.G. Höroldt , the box painted with a continuous scene of Oriental flowering plants and shrubs issuing from rockwork and with two pagodas, a fence and four

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen silver-gilt mounted slender Chinoiserie beaker and saucer

A Meissen silver-gilt mounted slender Chinoiserie beaker and saucer Circa 1722, Dreher's ,, to footrim of saucer Painted by J.G. Höroldt , one side with an Oriental standing holding an exotic bird in his left hand, a birdcage containing a bird in the other, flanked by flowering shrubs, an insect and

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £10,000 - £12,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen (K.P.M.) chinoiserie silver-gilt mounted teapot and cover

A Meissen (K.P.M.) chinoiserie silver-gilt mounted teapot and cover 1723, blue crossed swords below K.P.M. mark, gilder's 51. to both pieces Of baluster form, the curved spout with male-mask terminal and hinged mount, the loop handle with incised foliage terminals and both with indianische Blumen

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen chinoiserie jug and two-handled stand

A Meissen chinoiserie jug and two-handled stand Circa 1725, the jug with blue AR monogram mark, the stand with blue crossed swords mark, both with Dreher's .. Painted by J.G. Höroldt , the flared beaker-shaped jug with loop handle and pinched lip, with two panels of Oriental figures on terraces with

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen chinoiserie shallow circular écuelle and cover

A Meissen chinoiserie shallow circular écuelle and cover Circa 1724, blue crossed swords mark within two blue concentric circles Painted by J.G. Höroldt with Orientals on terraces, the bowl with a barking spaniel before a seated figure with a hoop of squirrels, a mythical beast with leafy ears and

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen Royal silver-gilt-mounted chinoiserie ewer ( schnabelkanne )

A Meissen Royal silver-gilt-mounted chinoiserie ewer ( schnabelkanne ) Circa 1725, the hinged silver-gilt cover with Augsburg town mark and maker's mark EA for Elias Adam With a large scroll handle and pointed spout, painted by J.G. Höroldt , the cylindrical body with a continuous scene of Orientals

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen teabowl and saucer

A Meissen teabowl and saucer Circa 1725, puce crossed sword marks, Dreher's , to footrim of saucer Painted in schwarzlot , one side of the teabowl with figures, barrels, sacks and a bridge in a river-landscape within a quatrefoil gilt line cartouche with Böttger -lustre panels edged with schwarzlot

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen chinoiserie bourdalou

A Meissen chinoiserie bourdalou Circa 1728, blue enamel crossed swords mark Painted by J.G. Höroldt , each side with Orientals in an exotic mountainous wooded landscape, one side with two Orientals attending to a seated Oriental lady by a table of vases and jars below purple and iron-red drapery

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted chinoiserie bombe oval snuff-box

A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted chinoiserie bombe oval snuff-box Circa 1735, blue crossed swords mark to interior of base, the mounts with Décharge Painted in the manner of C.F. Herold with two groups of Oriental figures at discussion, taking tea, holding parasols and a banner among furniture and

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen conical blue-ground Chinoiserie beaker

A Meissen conical blue-ground Chinoiserie beaker Circa 1728, blue enamel crossed swords mark, wheel-engraved black enamel Japanese Palace N=325_ w inventory mark, impressed Dreher's cross mark for Kittel to footrim Each side painted by J.G. Höroldt with Orientals on terraces with flowering shrubs

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £9,000 - £12,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen teabowl and saucer

A Meissen teabowl and saucer Circa 1723, lustre V and v1 to teabowl and 311. 111 to saucer The teabowl painted with a traveller beside his horse feeding from a nosebag and carrying a large bundle on its back in an extensive mountainous landscape within a gilt quatrefoil cartouche edged with iron-red

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen silver-mounted scent-flask and silver stopper

A Meissen silver-mounted scent-flask and silver stopper Circa 1725, blue enamel crossed swords mark Of flattened globular pilgrim flask form with female mask-head handles, the lower part moulded with gilt gadrooning, each side painted with a harbour scene, merchants on quaysides before ships within

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen Chinoiserie baluster coffee-pot and a cover

A Meissen Chinoiserie baluster coffee-pot and a cover Circa 1728, blue crossed swords mark, gilder's 22. and Dreher's , to footrim, the cover with traces of gilder's 36. With curved short spout and scroll handle, painted in the manner of J.G. Horoldt , one side with an Oriental seated before a

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen baluster coffee-pot and a cover

A Meissen baluster coffee-pot and a cover Circa 1730, blue crossed swords mark, gilder's 52. to both pieces With scroll handle painted with indianische Blumen and pointed gilt spout, painted with harbour scenes, one side with a castle on the edge of an estuary with ships at anchor and merchants at

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £4,000 - £7,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen table-bell

A Meissen table-bell Circa 1730 Of hemispherical form, with double-knopped handle, the exterior with three quatrefoil cartouches of merchants at discussion with a church, buildings and boats in the distance, within Böttger -lustre panelled gilt scroll and flowerhead cartouches joined by iron-red and

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen quatrefoil bell-stand

A Meissen quatrefoil bell-stand Circa 1730, blue crossed swords mark The centre painted with merchants on quaysides among packages and before shipping and with figures in landscapes within four gilt line quatrefoil cartouches with lustre panels and joined by gilt scrollwork and flowerheads within a

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen baluster teapot and cover

A Meissen baluster teapot and cover Circa 1728, blue crossed swords mark, gilder's 64. to base and cover, Dreher's to footrim With moulded bird's head spout and scroll handle enriched with gilding and enamelled with indianische Blumen , the body painted with numerous figures on quaysides by boats

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £14,000 - £16,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A pair of Meissen thistle-shaped pokale

A pair of Meissen thistle-shaped pokale Circa 1730, blue crossed swords marks and gilder's 6. to base Painted with merchants at discussion among barrels and luggage on quaysides before fortified buildings and a palace, within Böttger -lustre panelled gilt ogival cartouches joined by iron-red and

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £7,500 - £10,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen chinoiserie plate

A Meissen chinoiserie plate Circa 1735, blue crossed swords mark and Dreher's quartered circle to footrim for Möbius The centre painted with four Oriental figures in iron-red and purple robes, one seated with a monkey, another with balls on a stick and two watching two dogs with their puppies

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A pair of Meissen chinoiserie gilt gadrooned teabowls and saucers

A pair of Meissen chinoiserie gilt gadrooned teabowls and saucers Circa 1735, blue crossed swords marks and Dreher's star to all pieces Painted in the manner of C.F. Herold , the exterior of the teabowls with a continuous band of chinoiserie figures at various pursuits including playing with birds

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen documentary dated coffee-cup and saucer

A Meissen documentary dated coffee-cup and saucer 1739, the cup with blue crossed swords mark and Pressnummer 6, the saucer with blue crossed swords mark Dresden. 17.39. , both with gilder's 26. The lower part of the cup and the underside of the saucer with radiating stiff leaves with gilt veins

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A pair of Meissen yellow-ground chinoiserie teacups and saucers

A pair of Meissen yellow-ground chinoiserie teacups and saucers Circa 1740, blue crossed swords marks, Pressnummer 52 to one cup, 3 to one saucer and impressed P to the other saucer Painted in the manner of P.E. Schindler , the yellow ground exterior of each cup reserved on both sides with vignettes

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £3,500 - £5,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen yellow-ground Augustus Rex chinoiserie vase

A Meissen yellow-ground Augustus Rex chinoiserie vase Circa 1735, blue AR monogram mark, Dreher's X, later gilt metal mount to rim Of flared form with rounded lower part on a small circular foot, each side painted with Orientals, one side with a standing figure with a fan before a child and a seated

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen armorial two-handled beaker and saucer from the Albani-Borromeo...

A Meissen armorial two-handled beaker and saucer from the Albani-Borromeo Service Circa 1730-35, blue crossed swords marks, the saucer with impressed * mark to footrim Painted and gilded with shaped escutcheons with the accollée arms of Albani and Borromeo against ermine-line robes surmounted by a

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen armorial two-handled beaker and saucer from the Albani-Borromeo...

A Meissen armorial two-handled beaker and saucer from the Albani-Borromeo Service Circa 1730-35, blue crossed swords marks, the saucer with impressed * mark to footrim Painted and gilded with shaped escutcheons with the accollée arms of Albani and Borromeo against ermine-line robes surmounted by a

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen two-handled oval dish from the Swan service

A Meissen two-handled oval dish from the Swan service 1737-1741, blue crossed swords marks, Pressnummer 27 Modelled by J.J. Kändler and J.F. Eberlein , the centre crisply moulded with two swans swimming in rough water between clumps of bulrushes, a heron wading with a fish in its beak to the left

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £25,000 - £30,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen armorial dish from the St. Andrew the First Called service

A Meissen armorial dish from the St. Andrew the First Called service Circa 1744-45, blue crossed swords mark, Pressnummer 22 The centre painted with an upside-down orange lily and blue flowers within a continuous moulded band of Gotzkowsky erhabene Blumen , the border similarly moulded between

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002

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A Meissen rococo armorial quatrefoil tureen and cover

A Meissen rococo armorial quatrefoil tureen and cover Circa 1745, blue crossed swords mark On four shell and foliage scroll-moulded feet, the lower part moulded with flutes below a band of moulded beaded strapwork divided at the centre of each side by moulded foliage scrolls painted with three

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 8 Jul 2002