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FÜRSTENBERG PORTRAIT COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER

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PERIOD: 18th century

A FÜRSTENBERG PORTRAIT COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER CIRCA 1790, UNDERGLAZE BLUE SCRIPT F AND Z MARKS, INCISED Z:3 MARKS The cup with an angular handle, the front applied with a low-relief biscuit quarter-length portrait of Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Jerusalem in profile to the right above gilt laurels, the saucer with a sepia trophy of books, manuscripts, a quill and a myrtle branch, with fluted, gilt dot and line borders (gilt rim of cup worn, further slight wear) Lot Notes Cf. Weißes Gold aus Fürstenberg, Exhibition Catalogue (Brunswick, 1988), p. 398, no. 424

PRIX: $1700

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