A Meissen two-handled beaker, circa 1722. Estimate £2,000 – 3,000 (€2,600 – 3,900). Photo Bonhams.
Painted possibly by J.G. Höroldt with two landscape scenes depicting a figure holding a bottle, and an Italian Comedy figure, respectively, each within a gilt quatrelobe cartouche with Böttger lustre and edged with iron-red scrollwork, 7.8cm high (restored haircrack)
Provenance: Private Collection, Rhineland, sold by Lempertz Cologne, 22 May 1997;
Giovanni and Gabriella Barilla Collection, Geneva, sold by Sotheby’s London, 14 March 2012, lot 111
Literature: I. Wildtraut/H. Buchen, Das Commedia dell’Arte Service, in Keramos 156 (1997), cat. no. 6, ill. 16
Bonhams. THE HASSE COLLECTION OF GERMAN PORCELAIN, 8 Oct 2014 14:00 BST. LONDON, NEW BOND STREET