Auction 21.11.2005

Christie's
London, King Street

Date of the auction: 21.11.2005

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A BÖTTGER BALUSTER CHINOISERIE TEACADDY AND COVER

A BÖTTGER BALUSTER CHINOISERIE TEACADDY AND COVER CIRCA 1723-24, GILDER'S 40. MARK TO BOTH Of hexagonal section, each recessed facet painted by P.E. Schindler with Oriental figures at various pursuits on terraces with flowering shrubs and birds and insects in flight above, two figures with fans

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £7,000 - £9,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A BÖTTGER CHINOISERIE SLOP-BOWL

A BÖTTGER CHINOISERIE SLOP-BOWL CIRCA 1723-24, GILDER'S 40. MARK En suite to the preceding, each side painted by P.E. Schindler with two Orientals seated at tables on terraces with flowering shrubs and fences, one table with vessels, a steaming lustred teapot behind them, the other with Orientals

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £4,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A PAIR OF BÖTTGER CHINOISERIE TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS

A PAIR OF BÖTTGER CHINOISERIE TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS CIRCA 1723-24, GILDER'S 40. TO EACH PIECE, DREHER 'S INCISED TO TEABOWLS AND X TO SAUCERS En suite to the preceding, painted by P.E. Schindler with Orientals on terraces, one teabowl with a man seated by vases with two rabbits at his feet, the other

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A BÖTTGER (KPM) GILT-METAL-MOUNTED CHINOISERIE TEAPOT AND A COVER

A BÖTTGER (KPM) GILT-METAL-MOUNTED CHINOISERIE TEAPOT AND A COVER CIRCA 1723-25, BLUE .K.P.M. CROSSED SWORDS MARK AND GILT 52. Of squat baluster form with a loop handle, each side painted in the workshop of J.G. Höroldt with Orientals on terraces, one scene with a lady and a negro attendant holding

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE BOURDALOU

A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE BOURDALOU CIRCA 1728 Painted by J.G. Höroldt , the exterior with two vignettes, one with an Oriental observing ladies bathing in a river by a pavilion, the other with an amorous scene of lovers embracing on a canopied bed discreetly observed by two Orientals, each within

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN TWO-HANDLED SMALL ECUELLE, COVER AND TREMBLEUSE STAND

A MEISSEN TWO-HANDLED SMALL ECUELLE, COVER AND TREMBLEUSE STAND CIRCA 1725-28, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS TO ECUELLE AND STAND, DREHER 'S , TO STAND, GILDER'S 2. MARK TO EACH The écuelle painted with two landscape vignettes, one with three figures at discussion before galleons and a fortified city

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A BÖTTGER (KPM) ELONGATED OCTAGONAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER

A BÖTTGER (KPM) ELONGATED OCTAGONAL SUGAR-BOX AND COVER CIRCA 1723-25, BLUE K.P.M CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 61. TO BOTH Decorated in iron-red and gilding, the box of bombé form, painted with a continuous landscape with trees, dilapidated towers, fences and figures, one figure with barrels and

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN TWO-HANDLED CHINOISERIE TUREEN AND COVER

A MEISSEN TWO-HANDLED CHINOISERIE TUREEN AND COVER CIRCA 1728-35, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK Each side painted with Orientals on terraces with flowering shrubs, one scene with a negro servant kneeling with a bowl of fruit before a dignitary smoking a pipe and seated on a cushion by a pavilion, within

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, DREHER 'S TO TEABOWL AND ,, TO SAUCER The teabowl painted with a continuous scene of Orientals on a terrace, possibly by P.E. Schindler , two of them tending to a dead man in black robes, a large steaming kettle on a

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN AUGUSTUS REX KAKIEMON SAUCER

A MEISSEN AUGUSTUS REX KAKIEMON SAUCER CIRCA 1726-28, BLUE AR MONOGRAM MARK, PAINTER'S PUCE CIRCLE AND ARROW MARK, DREHER 'S INCISED MARK Painted in the typical palette with a pheonix in flight above a branch of indianische Blumen flanked by two smaller flower-sprays, within an iron-red double

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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THREE MEISSEN KAKIEMON TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS

THREE MEISSEN KAKIEMON TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS CIRCA 1726-28, TEABOWLS WITH PALE-BLUE ENAMEL CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PAINTER'S RED .J MARK TO ONE AND .//. MARKS TO OTHERS, SAUCERS WITH PUCE CROSSED SWORDS AND PAINTER'S 4 MARKS, DREHER 'S INCISED / TO ONE TEABOWL AND TO REMAINING PIECES Painted in the

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,500

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED CHINOISERIE SNUFF-BOX

A MEISSEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED CHINOISERIE SNUFF-BOX CIRCA 1728-30 Of demi-lune form with rounded corners, painted by C.F. Herold with Orientals on terraces with trees and flowering shrubs enriched in gilding, the cover with two figures, a child and a monkey on a vase, the base with a woman washing a

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £7,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED CHINOISERIE CLOCK

A MEISSEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED CHINOISERIE CLOCK CIRCA 1728-30, THE CONTEMPORARY GILT-BRASS MOVEMENT SIGNED L. Lehnert :· Budissin :· Modelled by Gottlieb Kirchner , with a flat back, spreading sides and concave front, the canted corners with scrolls above and below supporting seated putti and female

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN BALUSTER JAGD TEACADDY AND COVER

A MEISSEN BALUSTER JAGD TEACADDY AND COVER CIRCA 1728-32, CADDY WITH REMNANTS OF GILDER'S MARK Of hexagonal section, each recessed facet painted with huntsmen in wooded landscapes with distant mountains, the huntsmen in red or green frock-coats, shooting fowl, in pursuit of stags on horseback or at

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER

A MEISSEN BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER CIRCA 1728-32, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 7. TO BOTH PIECES Painted with harbour scenes and ships, one side with merchants at the foot of a wall on a quayside, the other with figures by classical ruins on a quayside, one figure pushing his barge with a

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A CHINESE BLANC DE CHINE FLARED HAUSMALEREI WINE-CUP

A CHINESE BLANC DE CHINE FLARED HAUSMALEREI WINE-CUP THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1700, THE EUROPEAN DECORATION CIRCA 1720 Of slightly flattened octagonal section on four small bracket feet, painted in Eisenrot enriched in Sgraffito lines, probably by Ignaz Preissler with a continuous scene of peasants

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A HAUSMALEREI FLARED BEAKER

A HAUSMALEREI FLARED BEAKER CIRCA 1720, MOST PROBABLY BÖTTGER, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1720 Probably decorated by Ignaz Preissler in Schwarzlot enriched with the Sgraffito technique and lightly enriched in gilding, with a continuous wooded landscape, the foreground with five hounds and a huntsman

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A BÖTTGER HAUSMALEREI TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A BÖTTGER HAUSMALEREI TEABOWL AND SAUCER THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1715-20, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1720-25 Painted in Schwarzlot enriched with Sgraffito lines, almost certainly by Ignaz Preissler , the teabowl with a continuous scene of an estuary meeting the sea, the sea littered with galleons, the shore

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A BÖTTGER DUTCH-DECORATED TEABOWL AND SAUCER

A BÖTTGER DUTCH-DECORATED TEABOWL AND SAUCER CIRCA 1715-20 The teabowl exterior and saucer underside moulded with branches of fruiting vine outlined in black and with blue and green leaves, puce and red grapes and brown stems, the teabowl interior with a flowering prunus branch enriched in gilding

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED HAUSMALEREI TANKARD

A MEISSEN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED HAUSMALEREI TANKARD CIRCA 1730-35, UNDERSIDE WITH TRACES OF LUSTRE SCRIPT Cjf a gh (?) j , THE 18TH CENTURY AUGSBURG MOUNTS BY JOHANN JACOB ADAM Decorated at Augsburg in the Seuter workshop with three pastoral vignettes, the central scene with a shepherd wearing a

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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TWO BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TEABOWLS AND TWO SAUCERS

TWO BÖTTGER GOLDCHINESEN TEABOWLS AND TWO SAUCERS CIRCA 1725, DREHER 'S INCISED MARKS Decorated at Augsburg in the workshop of Bartholomäus Seuter , each teabowl with two scenes of Orientals on terraces, one with two figures weighing merchandise by a figure reaching for a chest of drawers, on scroll

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE SAUCER

A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE SAUCER CIRCA 1735-40, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 38. MARK Painted by C.F. Herold and enriched in gilding, with an Oriental seated on a high-back chair taking tea at a circular table with a small child and a servant, on a terrace with flowering shrubs and vessels on a

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE BEAKER AND A SILVER-GILT TREMBLEUSE STAND

A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE BEAKER AND A SILVER-GILT TREMBLEUSE STAND THE BEAKER CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 4. MARK, THE STAND SLIGHTLY EARLIER, POINÇON OF COINY , VERSAILLES CITY AND PARIS CONTROL MARKS The beaker painted in the manner of J.G. Höroldt with a continuous scene of

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN DESK-SET

A MEISSEN DESK-SET CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO THREE PIECES, DREHER 'S INCISED CROSS AND FOUR DOTS MARK TO STAND, PRESSNUMMER 36 TO BOX The shaped rectangular stand painted with figures by palaces within a shaped quatrefoil gilt cartouche with purple ombrierte gilt scrolls, diaper panels

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN PURPLE-GROUND CHINOISERIE CREAM-POT, COVER AND STAND

A MEISSEN PURPLE-GROUND CHINOISERIE CREAM-POT, COVER AND STAND CIRCA 1728-32, PUCE ENAMEL CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO POT, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO STAND, GILDER'S 3. X MARK TO POT INTERIOR AND STAND Of squat bombé form on three paw feet, the scroll handle with a gilt band and scroll thumbpiece, the

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN CREAM-POT STAND

A MEISSEN CREAM-POT STAND CIRCA 1730-35, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 12. AND DREHER 'S MARK The centre painted with merchants at discussion by cargo on the banks of an estuary, a tent on the left and figures unloading ships on the right, before distant ships, a tower and mountains, within a

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN CREAM-POT AND COVER

A MEISSEN CREAM-POT AND COVER CIRCA 1730-35, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S 5. TO BOTH Of squat bombé form on three paw feet, the bold scroll handle with a broad gilt band terminating in a scroll thumbpiece, the sides painted with three scenes of merchants at discussion by cargo on the banks of

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £3,500 - £5,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A PAIR OF MEISSEN BEAKERS AND COVERS

A PAIR OF MEISSEN BEAKERS AND COVERS POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY, GILT C. MARKS TO ALL PIECES The beakers painted in the manner of B.G. Hauer with continuous harbour scenes with a quay, boats, merchants, camels, cargo and dilapidated buildings with towers, the foregrounds almost in silhouette, below

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN OCTAGONAL PLATE FROM THE CHRISTIE-MILLER SERVICE

A MEISSEN OCTAGONAL PLATE FROM THE CHRISTIE-MILLER SERVICE CIRCA 1742, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 22 The centre painted with a Venetian scene, the foreground with three gentlemen, a merchant and a lady on a quay, with two children playing ball before them, the middle distance with boating

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £18,000 - £20,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005

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A MEISSEN GARNITURE DE CHEMINEE OF FIVE MASSIVE VASES AND THREE COVERS

A MEISSEN GARNITURE DE CHEMINEE OF FIVE MASSIVE VASES AND THREE COVERS THREE VASES CIRCA 1735, BEAKER-VASES CIRCA 1740, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1740-50, ONE COVER 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE FIRST TWO WITH DREHER 'S .. MARKS, CENTRAL VASE WITH DREHER 'S IMPRESSED QUARTERED CIRCLE

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 21 Nov 2005