Lot 555

Teapot
Meissen 1725-30
Spherical, tapering towards the top, with curved, S-shaped handle and curved, octagonal spout. Protruding, domed lid with a constricted button knob. Both parts with gold lace borders. Front sides with wide gold lace cartouches. Reserves colourfully painted with hunting scenes in landscape in Saxon house painting in the manner of F.J. Ferner. White Böttger porcelain, on the bottom underglazed blue sword mark with turning mark for Paul Wildenstein. Cf. G.E. Pazaurek, vol. 2, p. 303, no. 251.h=11.6 cm