8 November 2005,
Price realised GBP 3,000
GBP 500 - GBP 800
A FAMILLE ROSE EGGSHELL TEABOWL AND SAUCER
Finely and delicately enamelled with a leaf-shaped panel depicting a pheasant on rockwork on the saucer and irregularly-shaped panels on the teabowl, the serrated edges of the panels embellished with flowers, reserved on a pink cell-pattern ground below a narrow floral band at the rim reserved with three floral cartouches, this band repeated in the interior of the bowl around a peony at the centre
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Specialist Carleigh Queenth discusses the Sèvres porcelain service treasured by successive generations of the Rockefeller family