Meissen, Germany: circa 1880s.
SPEZIALITÄT: Blau Zwiebelmuster
SPECIALTY: Blue onion pattern
Trade catalogue of Teichert Meissen ware, with complete set of price lists annotated by hand and 226 'onion pattern ware' items illustrated in chromolithography.
A desriable and useful resource for porcelain collectors, the catalogue illustrates tea cups and saucers, milk jugs, sugar pots, serving platters (including several tiered platters), tea sets and coffee pots, tureens, sauce boats, culinary figure-wear, and tools including pastry-making items, rolling pins and ladels. Interestingly, lamps and candlestick holders are also included and illustrated.
Plates numbered 1 -13 depict blue onion-pattern ware - 'blau zweibelmuster'; the remaining six illustrate floral decorated wares and porcelain figurines.
PROVENANCE: The catalogue bears the stamp of Parisian porcelain and faience artist, Paul Bocquillon.
Slim folio bound in original decorated cloth boards with patterned endpapers, 19 plates (of which 17 are chromolithographs), price notations by hand, in very good condition.
Price (AUD): $775.00 other currencies