Lot 1751* - A178 Faience Col. Schmitz-Eichhoff - Monday, 19. September 2016, 01.30 PM

TROMPE L'OEIL PLATE WITH EGGS,

Northern France, mid-18th century.
Faience with applied eggs, painted yellow. No mark.
D 22.5 cm.

Provenance:
- Schmitz-Eichhoff Collection, Cologne.

Literature:
Köllmann/Reineking/Schmitz-Eichhoff, Sammlung Europäischer Fayencen des 17. bis 19. Jahrhunderts, Cologne 1991, No. 201.

Exhibitions:
- Cologne, Museum für Angewandte Kunst, 1999, figure on page 17.
- Expo 2000, “foodpavillion, pavilion projects: egg dream museum”, figure 1, food culture
- Düsseldorf, Hetjens-Museum 2006.
- Wallraf-Richartz-Museum Fondation Corboud Köln, „Tierschau“ 2007, Exhibition catalogue, illustration on page 98.

CHF 4 000 / 6 000

€ 3 510 / 5 260

Sold for CHF 9 375 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.