A Berlin KPM porcelain part service with scenes after Watteau

A Berlin KPM porcelain part service with scenes after Watteau

Comprising coffee pot, slop bowl, and three coffee cups and saucers. Finely painted with courtly scenes after engravings by Antoine Watteau. Blue sceptre mark, impressed numbers, the coffee pot marked 18K. H of coffee pot 23.2 cm.
1768 / 69.

Provenance

Purchased from Gerhard Röbbig, Munich.

Literature

A tea caddy from this service in kat.: Königliche Porzellan-Manufaktur Berlin 1763 - 2013, Petersberg 2013, no. 10. Also an excerpt from Frederick II's invoice of 10th March 1969: "1 complett Café und Chocoladen Service nebst Etui mit schön purpur Watteau-Figuren und Guirlanden um Reifen und goldener Rand", purchased for 380 Reichstaler.

Lot 320 Dα

Estimate:
3.500 € - 4.000 €

Result:
4.340 €