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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 95

    A LOUIS XVI STYLE SILVER TABLE SERVICE

    MARK OF PIERRE QUEILLE, PARIS, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XVI STYLE SILVER TABLE SERVICE
    MARK OF PIERRE QUEILLE, PARIS, CIRCA 1890
    The stem with oval cartouche with ribbon and bellflower surround, engraved with monogram RB, comprising:
    Eighteen table spoons
    Eighteen dessert spoons
    Eighteen teaspoons
    Eighteen ice-cream spoons
    Thirty-six table forks
    Seventeen dessert forks
    Eighteen fish forks
    Eighteen ice-cream forks
    Thirty-six table knives, with steel blades
    Eighteen fish knives, with silver blades
    Eighteen dessert knives, with silver blades
    Eighteen cheese knives, with steel blades
    A carving knife and fork, with steel blades
    A meat joint
    A soup ladle
    Three serving spoons, in sizes
    A vegetable spoon
    Two sauce ladles, in sizes
    A serving spoon, with shell bowl
    A pierced serving spoon
    A petit-four lifter and spoon, with pierced bowls
    A serving fork
    A fish fork and slice, mark of H. Laigniez
    A pierced lifter
    A circular lifter
    A pierced asparagus server
    A pair of grape shears
    A pair of sugar tongs
    A cheese knife, with steel blade
    A butter knife
    A pickle fork
    In a fitted wood canteen, and a leather box
    433 oz. (13515 gr.) weighable silver (276)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR