07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Dresden Porcelain Covered Cup and Saucer

$334$275
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Dresden Porcelain Covered Cup and Saucer, 19th century, with alternating hand-painted panels of yellow ground flower sprays and male and female courtiers, with gilt accents; cup and saucer with underglaze blue Augustus Rex mark, cup and cover ht. 6 3/4, saucer dia. 5 7/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Repaired break to saucer at corner of one yellow panel (no inpainting). Scattered minor loss to gilt and enamel.

Keywords

Dresden Porcelain Covered Cup, Augustus Rex