Lot 1102* - A182 Furniture, Porcelain & Silver - Thursday, 21. September 2017, 10.00 AM

ECUELLE WITH SAUCER 'AUX FÊTES GALANTES',

Meissen, ca. 1745-1750.
The lateral handles designed as branches and decorated with applied blossoms. Featuring courtly scenes in the tradition of the 'fêtes galantes' by Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684-1721). Underglaze blue sword marks.
Minor chips. (3)

Provenance:
- from a German private collection.

In the Manufactory Archives, comparable pieces are designated as 'Suppen-Schaale' or 'Bouillon-Näpfgen'. Fig. Rückert/Willsberger, Meissen Porzellan, 1977, Fig. 134, 135; for a similar tureen, see R. Rückert, Meissener Porzellan, 1966, Fig. on p. 120 (No. 412).

CHF 5 000 / 6 000

€ 4 390 / 5 260

Sold for CHF 14 900 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.