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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 82

    A LOUIS XV STYLE SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND TWO PLATTERS

    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV STYLE SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND TWO PLATTERS
    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY
    Régence style, circular, the body and cover engraved with stippled ogee-form borders, the leaf-form handles with scrolling joins, the finial with cauliflower above a collection of carrots, peas and root vegetables; the platters shaped circular and shaped oval, with conforming decoration, the tureen marked on cover, body, on each handle and on nut, the finial apparently unmarked; the platters each marked on reverse
    The tureen 13½ in. (34.4 cm.) long; the circular platter 13½ in. (34.3 cm.) diameter; the oval platter 17¾ in. (45.1 cm.) long; 188 oz. (5865 gr.) (3)


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