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    Sale 1987

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

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 60

    A COALPORT IMARI PART DINNER SERVICE

    CIRCA 1800-1805, TWO OF THE LARGER PLATTERS WITH IMPRESSED 2

    Price Realised  

    A COALPORT IMARI PART DINNER SERVICE
    CIRCA 1800-1805, TWO OF THE LARGER PLATTERS WITH IMPRESSED 2
    Painted with a variation of the 'Japan' pattern, the center with a large peony bloom among other leaves and flowers, the border with alternating panels of flowering branches and of a bird on a branch reserved within an ogival cartouche on a blue ground gilt with leaves, comprising:
    Two octagonal vegetable dishes and covers, 10¼ in. (26 cm.) diameter Three oval platters, 12 in. (30.4 cm.) long
    Four oval platters, 10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) long
    Twenty-two soup plates, 9¾ in. (24.7 cm.) diameter
    Forty-three dinner plates, 9½ in. 24.1 cm.) diameter (76)


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    See Michael Messenger, Coalport 1795-1926: An Introduction to the History and Porcelains of John Rose and Company, England, 1995, pl. 45 for a lozenge-shaped footed dish in the same pattern.

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