Lot 177: Dresden Porcelain Tete-a-Tete
January 25, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Dresden Porcelain Tete-a-Tete
Mid 20th Century
Painted with female portraits on a white and gilt ground. Length of tray 12 1/4 inches (31.1 cm).
C Property from the Collection of Bennett and Judie Weinstock
Please note that this service is mid-20th c., not 19th c. as stated in the catalogue.
Comprising a coffee pot and cover, a sugar bowl and cover, a milk jug, two cups and saucers and a tray. Each of the individual items appears to be in generally good condition; no apparent rim chips, nicks, hairline cracks, etc. including the spout, covers, handles, etc. some light superficial scratch marks, not of any consequence, notably to the gilding, consistent with age and usage, each of the portraits are titled on the underside.
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