Lot 2435

A striking deluxe handle vase, KPM, Berlin, circa 1860

Works of Art, Antiquities | A80kua | Live auction | 852 Lots




The porcelain vase with views of the new Kronprinzenpalais in Berlin and Babelsberg Palace near Potsdam, royal blue background, etched gold background, enamel décor, original spacer and screw in gilt metal. Model 1606, with grip handles. Fired in two parts and screw-mounted. Gold frames with optical fluting around square reserves on both sides of the body, featuring delicately painted views of Babelsberg Palace near Potsdam and the new Kronprinzenpalais in Berlin on the front, originally labelled on the interior of the neck, rubbed. Blue sceptre and circle marks. The screw engraved with the year 1863 and No III. The wooden mount also marked 1863 and No III in ink. Minimal rubbing. In excellent condition with established patina. Height circa 69 cm.
Provenance: Old French collection.

Condition:II +

General Information

Day 1 of our live auction "Works of Art, Antiquities" includes 856 lots. The auction starts on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 10:00 am with Antiquities (lot no. 1601 - 2132) and after a short break we continue with Works of Art (lot no. 2201 - 2524) at 3:00 pm. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Wednesday, 6.11. until Sunday, 10.11., and on Sunday, 17.11.2019 from 2 to 6 pm (CET).