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Title

Cup and saucer

circa 1740


Artist

Meissen

Germany

1710 -


About

The chinoiserie subjects are in the manner of JG Höroldt and probably based on his designs. A large collection of similar designs by Höroldt is preserved in an album in the Grassi Museum, Leipzig, known as the Schulz Codex.


Details


Date

circa 1740


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

hard-paste porcelain


Dimensions

cup 4.6 x 9.7 x 7.9 cm; saucer 2.7 x 13.4 cm diam; combined height 5.5 cm :

a - cup, 4.6 x 9.7 x 7.9 cm

b - saucer, 2.7 x 13.4 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.45.a-b


Artist information

Meissen

Works in the collection

38


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 18 (colour illus.). cat.no. 9