A RARE PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE AND CAFÉ-AU-LAIT GROUND PORCELAIN BOWLS FROM THE COLLECTION OF FREDERICK AUGUSTUS (1670 - 1733) - ELECTOR OF SAXONY AND KING OF POLAND
2.500 € - 3.500 €
Description:China, Kangxi period, Johanneum inventory number N: 555, Dresden Residence inventory I. 527 and I. 528, P.O. 536. and P.O. 537
D. 19,2 cm
1st: Blackened Johanneum number "N=527" with serrated line [for blue and white Chinese porcelain], crossed out; black number "I. 527" [Royal Collection in the Tower Room of the Dresden Residence Palace], number "P.O 537" [Dresden Porcelain Collection] painted on in red. 2nd: Blackened Johanneum number "N=555 with serrated line crossed out, black painted-on number I. 528 [Royal Collection in the Tower Room of the Dresden Residence Palace]; number painted on in red "P.O.536" [Dresden Porcelain Collection].
Collection of Augustus the Strong, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland (1670-1733) - Property of the Free State of Saxony, 1918. Restitution to the former Royal House of Saxony (House of Wettin, Albertine Line e.v.) under the agreement with the Free State of Saxony - Important Bavarian private collection - One bowl with a short crack and small chip on the rim