A VERY RARE PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE CAFÉ-AU-LAIT-GROUND BOWLS FROM THE COLLECTION OF FREDERICK AUGUSTUS (1670 - 1733) - ELECTOR OF SAXONY AND KING OF POLAND
4.000 € - 6.000 €
Description:China, Kangxi period, inventory number Johanneum N 138 I, Dresden Residence I 357 and I 372, P.0. 6433/ 8056
D. 17,4 cm
1st: Blackened Johanneum number "N=138 I" [ I = for green Chinese porcelain], crossed out; number painted in black: "I. 359." [Royal Collection in the Tower Room of the Dresden Residence Palace]; number painted in red: "P.O. 8056" [Dresden Porcelain Collection, after 1945; porcelain East Asia]; Russian[?] number in ink blue: "255?". 2nd: Blackened Johanneum number "N=138 I" crossed out; number painted in black: "I. 372" [=tower room]; number painted in light red: "P.O. 6433" (Porzellansammlung Dresden,).
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 - Very minor traces of age