A Berlin KPM porcelain cup with a portrait of King Frederick II of Prussia

A Berlin KPM porcelain cup with a portrait of King Frederick II of Prussia

Unidentified semi-spherical model with original saucer. With a miniature portrait of King Frederick II in uniform with the Order of the Black Eagle reserved on a gilt ground with tooled laurel branches. The saucer bordered by a wreath of immortelle surrounding a still life with the Prussian eagle, trophies, and a lyre. Blue sceptre mark with red dash below, impressed nos., incised IIIIII.
1803 - 13.

Provenance

Sotheby´s Royal House of Hanover Sale, 9th October 2005, lot 2352.

Literature

Wittwer (ed.), Raffinesse & Eleganz, Berlin 2007, no. 2.

Exhibitions

Raffinesse & Eleganz - Königliche Porzellane des frühen 19. Jahrhunderts aus einer amerikanischen Privatsammlung, Berlin, Stiftung Preußische Schlösser und Gärten, Schloss Charlottenburg, 28th July - 4th November 2007
Die Sammlung Cohen. Porzellane der grossen Manufakturen 1800 - 1840. Wien, Liechtenstein Museum, 16th November 2007 - 11th February 2008
Refinement & Elegance - Early 19th-Century Royal Porcelain from an American private collection, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 9th September 2008 - 19th April 2009

Lot 135 Dα

Estimate:
3.000 € - 4.000 €

Result:
5.250 €