Lot 528

Teapot
Meissen 1735
Spherical, with curved ear handle and steep tubular spout. Rounded shoulders and a domed lid resting on them with a ball knob and a wide border decorated with colourful floral motifs. The sides are painted with chinoiserie and kakiemon blossom branches. Porcelain, at the bottom underglazed blue sword mark, turner's mark "X" for Johann Daniel roe deer shoe. Painting by Adam Friedrich von Löwenfinck. Cf. R. Rückert 1966, plate 62, no. 62. acquired: Sotheby's, 24 Nov. 1998, no. 63.h=11.4 cm