A Berlin KPM porcelain teapot with imitation lapis lazuli

A Berlin KPM porcelain teapot with imitation lapis lazuli

Model "hetrurisch" with original lid. The model of a seated woman and the body painted to resemble mottled lapis lazuli. The shoulders with a border of flowering tendrils in imitation pietra dura on Pompeii red ground. Blue sceptre mark with grey dash below, impressed no, incised II. H 14.5 cm.
Circa 1805.

Provenance

Purchased in 2003 from Ulrich Gronert.

Literature

Wittwer (ed.), Raffinesse & Eleganz, Munich 2007, no. 38b.

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 46 Dα

Estimate:
6.000 € - 8.000 €

Result:
8.125 €