Peasants with Saying

Catalog No. 880

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 3.0L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Sei im Geiste frisch, beim zechen fröhlich, mit wenig froh,
im reden frei, dem Liebchen treu.”

(Be fresh in spirit, joyful when drinking, content with little,
free in your speech, true to your sweetheart.)

The images around the central frieze are taken from prints by Renaissance engraver Hans Sebald Beham (1500-1550).

Master stein to Nos. 936 and 952.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $150-$225
Ltd-color: $125-$175

     
     
MR 880
MR 880

 
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