Dorothy Hafner Limited Edition Porcelain Cup and Saucer for Rosenthal Artist's Edition Sgraffito Black and White Porcelain Cup and Saucer No. 5
Dorothy Hafner Limited Edition Porcelain Cup and Saucer for Rosenthal Artist's Edition Sgraffito Black and White Porcelain Cup and Saucer No. 5. The cup and saucer molded assymetrically.
Number 5 of the 24 artist's series produced as part of the Rosenthal "Kuenstler-Sammeltassen" series. Each cabaret (cup and saucer) presents an artist's idea of a cup and saucer. The sgrafitto pattern was hand-drawn by Hafner, and printed on the cup and saucer.
© Dorothy Hafner, 1987, limited edition
Marked to the underside with Rosenthal marks and facsimile Dorothy Hafner signature with No. 5. The box also with facsimile signature, Rosenthal and No. 5.
The cup 2 1/2" H., 3 1/2" Diameter at the mouth, 5" W. including the handle. 6 3/8" Diameter, the saucer.
Excellent condition. Outer shipping box with light wear, tape and sheered edges.
Includes the original booklet produced by Rosenthal, the hat-box shaped presentation box, and the original cardboard box for Ms. Hafner's artist's proof of the series.
American Dorothy Hafner is a ceramic and glass artist who first came to prominence in the 1980s, when she was contracted by the German Rosenthal factory to create work for the discerning collector who liked to set a striking table.
We have a unique collaborative relationship with Dorothy Hafner and gallerist Leslie Ferrin of Massachusetts. Ferrin is selling the one of a kind, hand-built artworks; Jill Fenichell, Inc. is selling the original artist's proofs and Hafner's own samples of work created for Rosenthal.