A Berlin faience figure of a seated Oriental, early 18th century. Estimate £1,000 – 1,500 (€1,300 – 1,900). Photo: Bonhams.
Wolbeer’s factory, wearing a pointed hat and with the left hand raised, painted in blue, the hat and front of the costume with a dense flower pattern, 23.5cm high
Two similar figures are illustrated by Otto von Falke, Altberliner Fayencen (1923), pl. 15b.
BONHAMS. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS AND GLASS INCLUDING PAPERWEIGHTS, 26 Nov 2014 13:00 GMT – LONDON, NEW BOND STREET