A Berlin KPM porcelain dish with large flowers

A Berlin KPM porcelain dish with large flowers

Unidentified model. The well entirely filled with large roses, ranunculus, iris, hyacinths, and snowball flowers surrounding a queen of the night flower (selenicereus grandiflorus). The border decorated with an etched holly wreath, the underside with etched gilding. Unmarked. H ca. 8, D 42 cm. With an old metal hanging bracket.
Circa 1818 - 1820.

Provenance

Bruun Rasmussen Copenhagen, 30th November 2011, lot 415.

Literature

A vase with similarly angled handles and identical decor surrounding a large queen of the night flower (Berlin, KPM, 181) in: Wittwer (ed.), Raffinesse & Eleganz, Munich 2007, p. 84, illus. 100.

Lot 61 Dα

Estimate:
30.000 € - 40.000 €

Result:
42.500 €