Lot 22Vienna (du Paquier) Porcelain Tankard and Cover
Of baluster form with flattened bracket handle, the slightly domed cylindrical cover with button finial, painted in the chinoiserie taste with a puce and purpur-Malerei continuous scene of two Chinese figures seated taking tea and playing cards in a tree-lined fenced garden, the obverse with a pagoda and birds in flight and a small dog seated on a table, the cover with a large duck, two figures boating and another seated near bridges, the top with a Laub-und-Bandelwerk cartouche centering stylized masks.
Height 6 inches.
The Wetmore Estate, Newport, RI.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, 16-18 September 1969, lot 811.. At the time of this listing, no other examples were extant.
C Estate of Sarah Belk Gambrell
Sold for $44,100
Cover finial off and restuck, minor chips to cover and nibbles to tankard rim
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