Rare 18thC Antique Meissen Botanical Plate With Shaded Insects c 1740 Signed With certificate. We are very pleased to offer you this Rare. Meissen botanical plate with shaded insects. ORIGIN : Royal Manufactory of Meissen, Königlich- Polnischen und Kurfürstlich-Sächsischen Porzellan-Manufaktur.
Circa 1736-40, early Meissen period, crossed swords signature cobalt underglaze, relief shape number "16". CONDITION : very good, no repairs or damage, slight abrasions!DIMENSIONS : diameter 23.8 cm / 9.05 inches ; height 3.3 cm / 1.18 inches. The painting refers to drawings from the botanical works of Wilhelm Weinmann Phytanthoza iconographia - usually done with a brush made of two badger hairs, giving a graphic effect, and the shading gives them a 3D three-dimensionality. Flowers with a cast shadow first appeared on Klemens August's website, later they appeared in one of the most beautiful websites of the Bishop of Wrocaw, Adam Stanisaw Gotzendorf-Grabowski, a favorite of the King August II, Knight of the Order of the White Eagle. Alt Ozier designed by Johann Friedrich Eberlein in 1736.
18th century overglaze decorations in the form of botanical / graphic cut flowers and sparsely scattered insects, both flowers and shady insects. The edge of the plate is highlighted with brown paint. It should be noted that even in the Meissen porcelain collection at Wawel, there are no similar plates (except for three of the 40 items on the Bishop's website), and this collection is the one of the largest Meissen porcelain collections in Europe D. Gabry, Meissen Porcelain in the Wawel Royal Castle Collection, 2019. All of the items we offer are'vintage','antique' or simply'pre-owned, consequentially, reasonable wear and tear is to be expected.
We try to describe any damage or problems of which we are aware, in all of our listings. We always include significant numbers of clear photographs, these are integral to the description, so please review closely. Please, In case of any problem or question. Please feel free to contact me and I will do everything I can to make you be satisfied!Thank you for your understanding and your patience. If you are not satisfied with the product, first, please contact me and. I will do everything to your satisfaction. I accepted within 14 days. In its original packaging and on condition the item is its original condition as received. The item "Rare 18thC Antique Meissen Botanical Plate With Shaded Insects c 1740 Signed" is in sale since Friday, March 5, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Meissen". The seller is "french_collection1" and is located in Kraków. This item can be shipped worldwide.