A Berlin KPM porcelain egg with a view of the Schlosskuppel

A Berlin KPM porcelain egg with a view of the Schlosskuppel

The oval reserve bearing a view of Berlin Palace with the Emperor William monument in the foreground. The shoulders and upper opening decorated with blue scale-pattern and gilt foliage. Brass-mounted. H 9.2 cm.
Ca. 1900 / early 20th C.

The view on this flask is characterised by a skilfull rendering of the viewpoint, weather, and season in a single moment, which indicates that it was painted from a photograph. Similar depictions of Berlin views were found in the estate of Franz Türcke.

Lot 148 Dα

Estimate:
1.200 € - 1.500 €

Result:
1.488 €