A HÖCHST FAIENCE TEAPOT

A HÖCHST FAIENCE TEAPOT

Circa 1750
21.1 cm across, 13.5 cm. high.
No mark

The oviform body with wishbone handle and branch spout, decorated with sprays of stylised oriental flowers.

Although this piece is not marked, other pieces with the same flower decoration are attributed to the painter Johann Christoph Walther, sometimes marked with a purple ‘W’.

Condition
Chips to extremities, no restoration

References
For a similar example see Patricia Stahl, Höchster Porzellan 1946-1796, (1994), Exhibition catalogue Historisches Museum, Frankfurt am Main, p. 46

Price: £1,900