Blue Macaw

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, 1731, BK-17496

German scientists discovered the ingredients of Chinese porcelain in the 18th century. Elector August the Strong was such a fan of this hard, translucent white material that he filled his Japanese Palace in Dresden with porcelain objects. In the 1730s, he had a series of large birds and animals…

Snuffbox with scenes of Saxon…

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, c. 1750, BK-17457

Bowl, with a depiction of ‘A…

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, c. 1760, bowl, BK-1959-10

Cockatoo

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, 1734, BK-17494

Tankard

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, 1732 - 1733, BK-17320

Monkey

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, c. 1731 - c. 1733, BK-17491

Lidded tea caddy

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, c. 1735, BK-17325

Suikerpot in de vorm van een vrouw…

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, 1741, BK-1979-131-A

Zandstrooier, veelkleurig…

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, c. 1735 - c. 1740, BK-17455-D

Inktpot, veelkleurig beschilderd…

Meissener Porzellan Manufaktur, c. 1735 - c. 1740, BK-17455-C