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Seven German Porcelain Bird Plates with Three Covered Cups

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
535A
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Seven German Porcelain Bird Plates with Three Covered Cups, late 18th/early 19th century, each with depictions of birds in natural landscape, plates bearing marks for Frankenthal with Meissen cups; cups, ht. 3, six plates, dia. 9 3/4, one plate, dia. 12 in.
Estimate $300-500

All plates with scattered stacking wear to enamels.
One plate with 1/4" chip to back edge of rim.
One plate with 1/2" chip to back edge of rim.
One plate with 3" rim hairline.
One plate with 1/2" surface rim chip and light crescent shaped glaze craze lines to center.
One with 4" hairline to center and light crescent shaped glaze craze linres to center.
One with a 2' hairline with a 3" hairline extending from it.
Platter with heavy craze lines throughout.
Each cup with scattered wear to gilding at rim and handles.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China painting, Crockery, Kitchenware, Meissen, Plate, Porcelain

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