A rare Vienna porcelain cup and saucer with circus motifs

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A rare Vienna porcelain cup and saucer with circus motifs

Of cylindrical form with angular handle and original saucer. Painted with a group of acrobats on black ground, including a man riding backwards on a galloping horse, a clown in white, a man doing a handstand and a rider dismounting from a galloping horse. The saucer painted with a charming scene of a rider and a clown. Blue "bindenschild" mark, year stamp 811, dreher's number 15 for Georg Schwindel.
Vienna, Imperial porcelain manufactory under Matthias Niedermayer, fired 1811, decorated soon after.

Provenance

Dorotheum Vienna, 9th December 2010, lot 176.

Lot 20 Dα

Estimate:
6.000 € - 8.000 €

Result:
27.500 €