Lot 273

Pitcher with handle and kakiemon decoration
Ovoid shape, with knotted
handle and leaf base in relief. Circumferential
kakiemon decor in underglaze blue painting, overdecorated in iron red and gold. Polychrome
painting. Designed by Johann Joachim Kaendler.
Sword brand with blue-painted signature. "K."
H. Six inches.
A porcelain pitcher with Kakiemon decor. Crossed swords mark with blue painter's mark.
Cf. cat. Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, blue painting,
p. 38; Berling, Festschrift, Fig. 133.
Meissen. About 1730-1735.