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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    A GROUP OF SEVRES (OUTSIDE DECORATED) PALE-LILAC GROUND WARES

    MID-19TH CENTURY, VARIOUS PRINTED IRON-RED AND BLUE FACTORY MARKS, PRINTED GREEN DATE CODES AND INCISED NUMERALS

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    A GROUP OF SEVRES (OUTSIDE DECORATED) PALE-LILAC GROUND WARES
    Mid-19th Century, various printed iron-red and blue factory marks, printed green date codes and incised numerals
    Each gilt with a broad border of anthemions below a continuous band of laurel and ivy, within gilt line rims, comprising: a baluster water-jug; an oviform milk-jug; a bowl and six plates (9)


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    Provenance

    The collection of Dr. Edgar De Noialles Mayhew (d.1991).


    Literature

    Wendell Garrett, Classic America, The Federal Style & Beyond, New York, 1995, pp. 58-59.