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Bowl with hunting scene, painted in the manner of Ignaz Preissler

Manufacturer: Meissen Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1720; decorated in Silesia or Bohemia, c.1730
Dimensions:
Overall: 8.8 x 17 cm (3 7/16 x 6 11/16 in.)
Medium: hard-paste porcelain, and black enamel.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Dresden, Meissen
Object number: G83.1.789
DescriptionAn 'Schwarzlot' bowl painted in the manner of or possibly by Ignaz Preissler. It has a continuous scene of a stag-hunting, including an equestrian figure with a pistol. There is a hunting horn, and a huntsman on foot with a pair of hounds on a leash. The interior has a stag munching grass.