Paintings. Decorative Art. Antiques
Meissen man and woman candy dish. The dish measures 30 cm long x 19 cm high, there are no damages besides a fabric crack at the base of the man. The woman dish is in very good condition. The Meissen first quality mark is visible; each dish has a different basket.
A Meissen porcelain reticulated flower encrusted centerpieces and stand, emblematic of the four seasons late 19th century. Blue crossed swords marks and number, in the rococo taste ,the two handled bowl applied with scrolling leaves and flowers. It is supported on a flower encrusted shaped stem, applied with eight putti holding seasonal attributes on a flowered stand. The centerpiece measures about 19.5 inches tall x 11.5 inches at the base. The bowl measures about 16.5 inches long x 11.5 inches wide. The centerpiece comes in exceptional condition, very minor tiny chips on flowers at the base, almost in perfect condition. Please for similar item refer to Christie's 2012 , sale n. 2545 , lot n. 443 sold for $ 10625 US.