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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 390

    A FRENCH PORCELAIN BOTANICAL PART DINNER-SERVICE

    CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH PORCELAIN BOTANICAL PART DINNER-SERVICE
    CIRCA 1820
    Each painted with a different flower specimen, within a gilt-line border, comprising:
    A large oval tureen and cover with gilt upright griffin-head handles; A circular tureen and cover;
    Two sauce tureens, covers and stands;
    Two sauce boats;
    Seven oval serving platters in sizes;
    Two large and one smaller footed bowls;
    Two large circular dishes;
    Two slightly smaller circular dishes;
    Four square dishes;
    Two shell-shaped dishes;
    Two kidney-shaped dishes;
    One small bowl;
    Two squared oval butter tubs and covers on fixed stands;
    Four small squared oval dishes;
    Two mustard pots, covers and fixed stands;
    Nineteen pot a jus and covers;
    Seventy-eight dinner plates;
    Twelve soup plates;
    Two circular serving plates (136)


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