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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 43

    A NEVERS FAIENCE CHARGER

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NEVERS FAIENCE CHARGER
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Painted in blue and manganese with a classical warrior confronting a lion, the rim with a band of scrolling flowering foliage within a double-line, the reverse with stylised flowers, the footrim pierced for suspension (minor surface scratches, glaze flakes to rim)
    19 in. (48.2 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    With Lefebvre, Paris, 1956.


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