Auction 21.02.2005

Christie's
London, King Street

Date of the auction: 21.02.2005

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A BÖTTGER WHITE TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A BÖTTGER WHITE TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1715 Of conical form with a deep saucer, applied with three flowering prunus branches (teabowl with minute rim chip and two chips to footrim, very minor chipping to applied flowers and minor glaze pitting to interiors

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER WHITE PAGODA FIGURE

A BÖTTGER WHITE PAGODA FIGURE CIRCA 1715, REVERSE WITH WHEEL-ENGRAVED JAPANESE PALACE INVENTORY MARK N=87- W Seated with his right hand resting on his raised right knee, his left leg tucked beneath his right, his pierced mouth open in a laugh, his bald head with pierced ears, a loose garment incised

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER HAUSMALEREI ARMORIAL SLENDER BEAKER

A BÖTTGER HAUSMALEREI ARMORIAL SLENDER BEAKER CIRCA 1720, UNDERSIDE WITH BROWN SHAPED SHIELD BEARING A COAT OF ARMS Painted with a continuous mythological scene of Apollo chasing Daphne, the scantily clad Daphne turning into a tree, her river god father seated before her, a river flowing from an urn

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER SMALL FLARED BEAKER ( Ranftbecher )

A BÖTTGER SMALL FLARED BEAKER ( Ranftbecher ) CIRCA 1725 Painted in the manner of J.G. Höroldt with European and Oriental harbour scenes, one side with two merchants at discussion by a chest and barrels before a galleon and two distant ships in a harbour below a cloudy sky, the other with a junk

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER FLARED BEAKER

A BÖTTGER FLARED BEAKER CIRCA 1723-25 Possibly painted by J.G. Melhorn with river-landscapes, one with a wooden shed against a buttressed garden wall, with trees and a schloss beyond, the other with a gothic church spire and other buildings nestling among trees, the towers of a distant schloss

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER BEAKER AND COVER ( DECKELPOKAL )

A BÖTTGER BEAKER AND COVER ( DECKELPOKAL ) CIRCA 1723-28, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S B. TO BOTH Of tapering form, painted with vignettes of a naval engagement before a mountainous coastline and a harbour scene with three Oriental figures in conversation observed by another figure behind a

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN SLOP-BOWL

A MEISSEN SLOP-BOWL CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 57. MARK, DREHER 'S MARK Potted slightly off centre, each side painted with merchants at discussion by packages, barrels and tents, with buildings and ships nearby before distant mountains, within elongated gilt cartouches with

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE CREAM-POT AND COVER

A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE CREAM-POT AND COVER CIRCA 1725, GILDER'S NUMERAL 3. TO BOTH Of bombé form, painted by J.G. Höroldt with a seated figure offering a teabowl to a standing figure holding a cloth filled with fruit, among flowers between a steaming kettle and smoking censer, within a gilt shaped

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND GILDER'S 85. MARKS Painted in the workshop of J.G. Höroldt with vignettes of figures at various pursuits among flowers and trees, within shaped quatrefoil panels gilt with scrolls enclosing Böttger -lustre panels issuing

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN SILVER-GILT-MOUNTED BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER

A MEISSEN SILVER-GILT-MOUNTED BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER CIRCA 1725, THE MOUNTS AUGSBURG Painted by J.G. Höroldt , one side with a bowing Oriental through the parted curtains of an elaborate pavilion, two Orientals before him, an elaborate fence behind with flowering shrubs in jardinières, the

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE PLATE

A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE PLATE CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S H. MARK The centre painted by Stadler with an Oriental lady standing on a mound flanked by insects in flight, an elaborate stylised fence and a flowering shrub, within a broad band of gilt interlocking scrolls at the well

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN KPM CHINOISERIE TEAPOT AND COVER

A MEISSEN KPM CHINOISERIE TEAPOT AND COVER CIRCA 1725-28, BLUE K.P.M. CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 38. MARKS TO BOTH Of squat bombé form, each side painted by C.F. Herold with Orientals at various pursuits on terraces with flowering shrubs, trees and fences, one scene with figures seated about a

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £30,000 - £40,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER (KPM) OVAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER

A BÖTTGER (KPM) OVAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER CIRCA 1725, BOX INTERIOR WITH BLUE K.P.M. CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 73. MARKS TO BOTH The bombé box painted with a continuous scene of figures in a wooded landscape, with a figure on horseback at discussion with another figure standing by his horse, a

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN KAKIEMON TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A MEISSEN KAKIEMON TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725-28, TEABOWL WITH BLUE CADUCEUS MARK, SAUCER WITH BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, DREHER 'S INCISED TO BOTH The exterior of the teabowl painted with a butterfly and a flowering shrub above an iron-red double concentric border, the interior with with a

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN BALUSTER TEACADDY AND COVER

A MEISSEN BALUSTER TEACADDY AND COVER CIRCA 1725-30, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S V. TO BOTH Of hexagonal section, the shoulder and raised ribbed borders gilt, the facets painted with harbour scenes with merchants at discussion and various pursuits by cargo, fortifications and rocky outcrops

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER

A MEISSEN RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER CIRCA 1730, TRACES OF BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK Painted in the Höroldt workshop, each facet with harbour scenes of figures in conversation and at various pursuits before boats and buildings, within gilt quatrefoil cartouches with Böttger -lustre panels

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER TEABOWL

A BÖTTGER TEABOWL CIRCA 1723, TRACES OF LUSTRE MARK Painted with a nocturnal shore scene of two figures seated by an open fire, a boat at the shore and three more in the distance, within a gilt quatrefoil cartouche with Böttger -lustre panels edged with gilt and red scrolls, the reverse with three

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN FLARED BEAKER

A MEISSEN FLARED BEAKER CIRCA 1725-26, BLUE ENAMEL CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S T. MARK Painted with a harbour scene of merchants in conversation before a junk and a rocky outcrop with a bridge, the reverse with an estuary scene of tents below palm trees, figures and rockwork, within gilt

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A MEISSEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, GILDER'S T. ·· MARKS AND DREHER 'S MARKS TO BOTH Each side of the teabowl painted in Schwarzlot with vignettes, one with a harbour scene with figures, packages and a tower before distant galleons and ships, the other with figures in

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER SILVER-GILT-MOUNTED GOLDCHINESEN GADROONED BALUSTER COFFEE-POT...

A BÖTTGER SILVER-GILT-MOUNTED GOLDCHINESEN GADROONED BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND DOMED COVER CIRCA 1720, THE DECORATION AND MOUNTS CONTEMPORARY, THE MOUNTS WITH MARKS FOR ELIAS ADAM, AUGSBURG Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter , with a continuous central frieze of Oriental figures

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER SILVER-GILT-MOUNTED GOLDCHINESEN TEAPOT AND DOMED COVER

A BÖTTGER SILVER-GILT-MOUNTED GOLDCHINESEN TEAPOT AND DOMED COVER CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, TRACES OF LUSTRE 6 (?) Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter with vignettes of Orientals at various pursuits on terraces supported by panels of diaper ornament and

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN HEXAGONAL BALUSTER TEACADDY AND COVER

A BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN HEXAGONAL BALUSTER TEACADDY AND COVER CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, LUSTRE INTERLACED CS Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter , three facets with vignettes of Orietals at various pursuits above panels of diaper ornament supported by

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN HAUSMALEREI OCTAGONAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER

A MEISSEN HAUSMALEREI OCTAGONAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER CIRCA 1725, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, THE DECORATION VERY SLIGHTLY LATER Gilt at Augsburg in the Seuter workshop, the bombé lower part with vignettes of figures in landscapes within scroll cartouches, the canted corners with foliage strapwork and

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A MEISSEN GOLDCHINESEN OCTAGONAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER

A MEISSEN GOLDCHINESEN OCTAGONAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER CIRCA 1725, LUSTRE INTERLACED C MARK, THE DECORATION VERY SLIGHTLY LATER Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter , the bombé lower part with vignettes of Oriental figures at various pursuits, the canted corners with birds among

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A PAIR OF BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TWO-HANDLED BEAKERS AND SAUCERS

A PAIR OF BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TWO-HANDLED BEAKERS AND SAUCERS CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, DREHER'S , TO FOOTRIM OF SAUCERS Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter with vignettes of Orientals at various pursuits, the vignettes on the stands supported by scroll

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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TWO BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TEABOWLS AND TWO SAUCERS

TWO BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TEABOWLS AND TWO SAUCERS CIRCA 1725, ONE SAUCER WITH BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AND DREHER'S TO FOOTRIM, SIMILAR DREHER'S MARK TO ONE TEABOWL, OTHER SAUCER WITH DREHER'S ·· Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter with Orientals at various pursuits, the teabowl

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN SMALL BALUSTER TEAPOT AND DOMED COVER

A BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN SMALL BALUSTER TEAPOT AND DOMED COVER CIRCA 1720, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter with vignettes of an Oriental with a musician and attendants and a scholar at an aesle with attendant and figures, both on strapwork

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TWO-HANDLED BEAKER AND A SAUCER

A BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TWO-HANDLED BEAKER AND A SAUCER CIRCA 1725 Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Seuter , the beaker with Orientals on terraces, one with an Oriental pushing another in a wheeled chair, the other with a figure pruning a flowering tree issuing from a vase, on interlocking

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER GOLCHINESEN TWO-HANDLED BOWL

A BÖTTGER GOLCHINESEN TWO-HANDLED BOWL CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY Decorated in the Augsburg workshop of Bartolomäus Seuter with vignettes of a procession with a figure in a sedan chair with bearers proceeded by a trumpeter and an attendant with a parasol, the reverse with figures

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 21 Feb 2005

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A BÖTTGER VINE-LEAF-MOULDED GOLDCHINESEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A BÖTTGER VINE-LEAF-MOULDED GOLDCHINESEN TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, LUSTRE // TO SAUCER Decorated at Augsburg in the Seuter workshop with three vignettes of Oriental figures to the saucer and birds in branches to the interior of the teabowl, the gilt borders

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 Feb 2005