Auctions → Ancient art, modern art and jewelry and clocks September 2015 → September 2015 → A very rare tenfold cambered bowl with East Asian decor from the Japanese Palace
Meissen, around 1730. Polychrome painted after motifs of the Japanese Arita porcelain: outside with two horse pairs between flowers, inside with phoenix decor and flowering twigs. Crossed swords mark, incised and blackened inventory number of the Royal collection of August the Strong in the Japanese Palace in Dresden, so called 'Johanneumsnummer': 'N:447.w.'. Rest. H. 8,5 cm, diam. 20 cm. - Exhibition: Similar piece in the Pauls Collection, Riehen-Basel. - Literature: See the cat. Pauls Collection I, p. 74/75.