A Meissen porcelain cup with Classical busts en grisaille

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A Meissen porcelain cup with Classical busts en grisaille

Painted with Classical style portraits in gilt medallions labelled "ANTISTHENES" and "PITTACUS". Blue crossed swords mark with star, blue I in the basal ring (saucer), impressed marks. Restored rim chip to the cup (yellowed), wear to the gilding.
Circa 1770 – 80.

Provenance

Collection of Renate and Tono Dreßen.

Lot 1132 Dα

Estimate:
500 € - 600 €

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