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Plate

Manufacturer: Meissen Porcelain Manufactory

Decorator: Decoration attributed toHans Gottlieb von Bressler

Date: c.1735; decorated in Breslau c.1730-35
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 x 25.5 cm (1 9/16 in., 25.5 cm)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Dresden, Meissen
Object number: G83.1.737
DescriptionA Meissen Hausmaler plate probably decorated in Breslau by H.G. Bressler. It is showing two naked children fencing within an elaborate scrollwork frame in iron red, blue, purple, green and gilding. The border has panels of fruit and flowers and is reserved on a gilt scroll.