Meissen Cup and Saucer
Meissen cup and saucer
A Meissen cup and saucer of petal shape in imitation of lotus blossom, each painted with a carnation in Holzschnitt blumen style.
Mark: crossed swords
D: 4.8", 12 cm
c. 1740

The shadowed flowers and insects are painted in the manner of J. D. Klinger, possibly after a print by J. J. Weinmann.

Condition: fine.

Carnation print