A Berlin KPM porcelain cup and saucer with ruins in micromosaic decor

A Berlin KPM porcelain cup and saucer with ruins in micromosaic decor

With original saucer. Decorated with Roman views in micromosaic technique in four reserves alternating with four reserves depicting ancient Roman offering bowls in pietra dura. Blue sceptre mark, the cup with red dash, impressed marks.
Circa 1817.

Provenance

Acquired in 2004.

Literature

Wittwer (ed.), Raffinesse & Eleganz, Munich 2007, no. 26.

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 48 Dα

Estimate:
2.000 € - 3.000 €

Result:
5.250 €