A Berlin KPM porcelain plate with Jupiter and Io

A Berlin KPM porcelain plate with Jupiter and Io

Model no. 1113. The centre finely decorated with a scene based on a painting, inscribed "Jupiter et Io." Blue sceptre mark with black dash below, brown 19, impressed no. III, brown varnish owner's cypher B-C. D 24 cm.
1803 - 13, after a motif by Charles Monnet.

Provenance

Purchased in 2005 from Diana Huntley.

Literature

Wittwer (ed.), Raffinesse & Eleganz, Munich 2007, no. 55.
The border decor is often referred to as "Wiener Bordüre", and combines sumptuous gilt relief with finely painted imitation stone. This decor type may have been introduced by the painter Franz Osterspey who came to KPM from Vienna in 1797.

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 45 Dα

Estimate:
4.000 € - 6.000 €

Result:
5.625 €