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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 499

    A FRENCH (LATER-DECORATED) PORCELAIN BUTTER TUB AND COVER ON FIXED STAND AND A SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND ORANGE TUB,

    THE FIRST INCISED 24, PAINTED BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARK FOR SEVRES AND DATE LETTER Q FOR 1769, THE DECORATION 19TH CENTURY; THE SECOND 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH (LATER-DECORATED) PORCELAIN BUTTER TUB AND COVER ON FIXED STAND AND A SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND ORANGE TUB,
    THE FIRST INCISED 24, PAINTED BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARK FOR SEVRES AND DATE LETTER Q FOR 1769, THE DECORATION 19TH CENTURY; THE SECOND 19TH CENTURY
    the butter tub painted with a kidney-shaped panel of couples in landscapes and another with a flaming torch and drum
    8in. (20.3cm.) long, the butter-tub (3)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.