A very rare Du Paquier circular dish, circa 1720-25

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Lot 37
A very rare Du Paquier circular dish, circa 1720-25

£ 8,000 - 12,000
US$ 10,000 - 16,000
A very rare Du Paquier circular dish, circa 1720-25
Painted in underglaze-blue, iron-red, purple and green with Oriental flowers issuing from pierced rockwork within concentric circles in the centre, within a lambrequin and trellis-panel border and trailing flowers within a zig-zag border around the silver-edged rim, three flower sprigs to reverse, 33.6cm diam.

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Ernst Blumka (1886-1969), Vienna (to 1938) and London;
    Thence by descent;
    The Collection of Eveline Newgas

    Only two similar dishes are recorded in the literature: in the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Porzellansammlung im Zwinger (inv. Sp.P.E. 4435), acquired in 1890 from the Dresden collector, Dr. Carl Spitzner (see M. Chilton/C. Lehner-Jobst (eds.), Fired by Passion (2009), cat. no. 258; and another illustrated in E. Sturm-Bednarczyk, Claudius Innocentius du Paquier Wiener Porzellan der Frühzeit (1994), no. 2.
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