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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 14

    A CHELSEA TEABOWL AND SAUCER AND A DERBY SAUCE-BOAT

    THE FIRST CIRCA 1755, IRON-RED ANCHOR MARKS TO BOTH, WORKMAN'S 9 TO THE SAUCER; THE SECOND CIRCA 1760, PATCH MARKS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHELSEA TEABOWL AND SAUCER AND A DERBY SAUCE-BOAT
    THE FIRST CIRCA 1755, IRON-RED ANCHOR MARKS TO BOTH, WORKMAN'S 9 TO THE SAUCER; THE SECOND CIRCA 1760, PATCH MARKS
    Both painted with scattered sprigs and loose bouquets, the cup and saucer with brown-line rims, the sauce-boat molded as overlapping strawberry leaves edged in green, the puce stalk extending into an upright loop-handle
    5 in. (12.6 cm.) long, the sauce-boat (3)


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    Provenance

    With J. Polar Antiques, San Francisco, 1 January, 1989 (the teabowl and saucer) and 15 February 1989 (the sauce-boat).


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF CANADIAN COLLECTORS