Plate from the "Red Dragon" service of Prince Elector Augustus the Strong. White ground, border decorated with 2 dragons -separated by two ribbon and parchment rolls designs. Center design comprised of two circling phoenix birds. Iron red and gold.
Crossed swords underglaze blue, two incised slashes on the rim
By 1943, Paul Drey, New York, NY; February 20, 1943, sold by Paul Drey to Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection