Dresden Fragonard cabinet set, circa 1880.
This exquisitely designed cup with a bird shaped handle in the Royal Vienna Style of Classical Beauty, marvelously hand- decorated in a most wonderful green luster glaze finish is all about Superb Color and Exquisitely Beautiful Details, with a heavy application of gilt jeweling and beading....this remarkable set Glows! Adorned with lavish hand-painted and raised gold reserve it shows a beautiful woman and putto in a garden setting. The Large and Ornate handle in a bird design rises above the rim of the cup, while heavy gold detail adorns the back, the rim and around the foot. Resting on a saucer that shows all of these wonderful flourishes.....raised gold scroll work, beading, green luster glaze....it is a Work of Art.
Dresden Circa 1880, in the Meissen and Royal Vienna style...Set it on a small antique table for it will bring attention to everything it is set on.
Condition; Mint no flaws, cracks, chips or repairs
Mark: back stamp of crossed swords of Dresden, Germany.
Cup size: 3 3/4" Height, not including the exquisitely shaped handle.
Saucer size: 5 1/4" Diameter