Lot 3576. Highly significant and Museum-like teapot with mask spout: Meissen porcelain in about 1725.

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Auction date:16.03.2019   09:00
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Lot 3576Highly significant and Museum-like teapot with mask spout: Meissen porcelain in about 1725.
Johann David Kretzschmar for the Royal Porcelain factory of Meissen: Museum tea-pot. In 1725, the early blue painting.
Teapot in bulbous Form. Ears handle with foliage ornaments. Curved spout with mask. mask spout. Lid with knob, this old Ø restored 11 cm, Ø with Handle and spout 17.5 cm, height 15.8 cm. Decorated in underglaze blue with flower painting following the Asian example, as well as dragonflies, butterflies, and insects. In addition, on-glaze Gold equipped, as well as in iron red, Green and violet with flowers decorated.
Model By Johann Jacob Irminger. Decor by Johann David Kretzschmar (Wurzen, 1697 - 1765, Meissen, significant blue-painter in Meissen, from 1726 - 1752) for the Royal Porcelain factory Meissen swords mark under glaze blue and Signet of Kretschmar to 1725. Exceptional and Museum Document the very early Meissen blue painting. Provenance: German Private Property.
Cf. Literature: Dr. Hermann Jedding: Meissen porcelain of the 18th century. Century in Hamburg's privately owned. Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, 1982. Note the catalog number 30 (pot of tea with blue painting, böttger porcelain, 1725) is decor - and Form-identical!!
Klaus-Peter Arnold: Meissen blue painting from three centuries, Prestel-Verlag, 1989.
Rainer Rückert: Biographical data of the Meissen Manu billing clerk of the 18th century. Century.
Otto Walcha: Meissner Porcelain. From the beginnings to the present. 8. Edition, Verlag der Kunst, Dresden in 1986.

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