01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Extensive Assembled Meissen and Meissen-type Porcelain Blue Onion Pattern Dinner Service

$2,963$2,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Extensive Assembled Meissen and Meissen-type Porcelain Blue Onion Pattern Dinner Service, Dresden, 19th and 20th century, comprising thirty-seven plates, dia. 7 3/4 to 9 3/4; ten bowls, dia. 9 1/4; bowl, dia. 6 3/4; two bowls, dia. 6 5/8; eleven bowls, dia. 4 3/4; thirteen cups with shaped rims, dia. to 4; twelve quatrefoil cups, six short and without gilding, six taller and with gilding, lg. to 3 1/4; three demitasse cups, dia. 2 1/2; two large cups, dia. 4 1/4; twenty various saucers, dia. to 6 1/4; eleven plain and gilded quatrefoil saucers, lg. to 5 5/8; oval dish, lg. 8 1/2; oval platter, lg. 13 1/4; double-handled oval platter, lg. 19 1/2; covered tureen, lg. 11; sauceboat with attached undertray, lg. 10 1/2; covered gravy boat with attached undertray, lg. 9 1/2 in.; all marked, most first quality, together with a Japanese transfer printed bowl and cup in Blue Onion Pattern.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Plates: One plate with large chip to rim.
9 1/4 in. bowls: One with chip to rim.
6 5/8 in. bowls: One with chip to rim.
4 3/4 in. bowls: Three with chips to rim.
Cups with shaped rims: One with nick to handle. One with two chips to rim. One with repaired break to handle.
Quatrefoil cups: One smaller example with repaired break to handle.
Saucers: One with chip to rim. One with chip to foot.
Double-handled oval platter: chip to one handle.
Sauceboat: chip to rim.

Keywords

Dresden