An image of Cup and saucer

Meissen

(Germany 1710 – )

Cup and saucer

Location
15th–19th c European art
Further information

The chinoiserie subjects are in the manner of JG Höroldt and probably based on his designs. A large collection of similar designs by Höroldt is preserved in an album in the Grassi Museum, Leipzig, known as the Schulz Codex.

Year
circa 1740
Media
Ceramic
Medium
hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions
cup 4.6 x 9.7 x 7.9 cm; saucer 2.7 x 13.4 cm diam; combined height 5.5 cm :
a - cup; 4.6 x 9.7 x 7.9 cm
b - saucer; 2.7 x 13.4 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.45.a-b