A small Capodimonte coffee pot with flowering sprig decor

A small Capodimonte coffee pot with flowering sprig decor

Pear-form jug with rounded handles and large domed lid with an acorn finial. The decor inspired by Meissen, depicting a Chinese motif in a Western style. Blue Bourbon lily mark. Chips to the rim of the lid restored, a firing crack through the upper volute of the handle filled (by the manufactory?). H 18.9 cm.
Ca. 1744.

Provenance

Purchased from Williams, London.

Literature

Cf. Stazzi, Capodimonte, 1972, illus. 6, a service with identical decor.

Lot 16 Dα

Estimate:
3.000 € - 4.000 €

Result:
3.510 €