“The Golden Age of Porcelain”

Hand-bound édition de luxe in Vellum

Berlin – Moufang, Nicola. Alt-Berlin in Porzellan (Old Berlin in Porcelain. A cabinet from the State Porcelain Manufactory Berlin). Berlin, Stubenrauch, 1927. In-2. 51 pp. With 10 sketches to the exhibition and

Nicola Moufang, Frederick II of Prussia

56  ( 25  colored )  plates .

Orig. vellum with rich gilt title, line, and vignette decoration on upper board & spine and marbled fly leaves in 18th century style in only slightly timemarked case with title plate & number of copy on upper board and spine. Gilt head-edge.

Nicola Moufang, SanssouciNicola Moufang, Brandenburg Gate

No. 56/100 copies (totally 1500 copies) of the hand-bound

Nicola Moufang, Alt-Berlin in Porzellan

édition de luxe in vellum .

Design of binding and direction of printing by E. R. Weiss. – Printed with hand composition types of the Garamond Roman by Büxenstein, Berlin. Text on handmade Zanders vélin with watermark, plates on strong Scheufelen paper. – Title in red & black. – 200 further preferential hand-bound copies in half vellum, the rest in cloth, all by A. Köllner, Leipsic. – Indices on names & places. – Very fine copy, even with the time-stained illustrated wrapper.

Nicola Moufang, Fanny ElßlerNicola Moufang, Prussian Soldiers

“ But nowhere the 18th century’s passion for the newly discovered coquettish material appears so palpably as in the so-called china cabinets … ”

Nicola Moufang, BirdNicola Moufang, FlowersNicola Moufang, Bird

Here re-arranged by 144 described objects in Heinrich Mendelssohn’s house with Café Schottenhaml at the Kemper Place. Interior by Oskar Kaufmann. – The plates depicting views, among which Bellevue Palace as seen from the steam ship Prinzess Charlotte, view of Potsdam, winter pleasure on the Spree at the Tiergarten. Also character heads, street scenes, genre, uniforms, birds, flowers, chandeliers.

Nicola Moufang, Empire FashionsNicola Moufang, Rococo Fashions

Offer no. 13,292 / EUR  706. / export price EUR  671. (c. US$ 811.) + shipping

Nicola Moufang, Bellevue PalaceNicola Moufang, Winter Joys

Note for Consumer Protection:
Porcelain can be damaged or destroyed by improper handling, but also by intended use.

“ Thank for the images … Convinced … wrap it up and forward an invoice and I will post you a check … attached a photo of my Vessel … Look forward to more … Thanks ”

(Mr. M. M., June 13, 2006)