Lot 1266 - A194 Porcelain from the Estate of Rosmarie Schmidt-Ducret - Thursday, 24. September 2020, 02.00 PM

RARE ELEPHANT CANDELABRUM

Meissen, ca. 1733, the paintwork probably later.
With three elephant heads as the foot, the shaft modeled as a winged dragon. Colorfully painted and accentuated in gold. Underglaze blue sword mark.
H 26.5 cm.

Restored.

Provenance:
- Collection Joseph Epstein, Berlin.
- Collection Baron von Born, Budapest, Auction Rudolph Lepke Berlin, 4.12.1929, Plate 14, No.139.

Literature:
Siegfried Ducret, Deutsches Porzellan, 1962, p. 119, No. 36.

Exhibition:
Berlin 1904, Europäisches Porzellan des 18. Jahrhundert, 15.2.–30.4. 1904 in Royal Museum of Arts and Crafts, Berlin, Cat. No. 309.

CHF 5 000 / 7 500

€ 4 390 / 6 580

Sold for CHF 51 540 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.