CABINET COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER

PORCELAIN DRESDEN

VIENNA STYLE "PARIS AND HELEN"

1875-1900

SOLD

Height of cup 2-1/4 inches, diameter of saucer 5 inches.

Decorated in the Royal Vienna style. Rich maroon ground with a intricate design of foliate scrolls and flowers in gold. The reserve painted with a scene of two women and a seated man. Signed "Jaeger"

There is a small almost invisible crack to the handle where it joins the body. This has been professionally stabilized.

 

Titled in red script on base of cup, "Paris und Helena"

Mark a blue beehive or shield.

BACK: PORCELAIN : POTTERY : SILVER