31 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,000
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
A PAIR OF SEVRES PORCELAIN SMALL ORANGE TUBS (CAISSES A FLEUR CARREES, 3EME GRANDEUR)
CIRCA 1756, BLUE INTERLACED L'S WITH DOTS ABOVE AND BELOW ENCLOSING DATE LETTER C, UNIDENTIFIED PAINTER'S Y TO BOTH, INCISED CP TO ONE
Each corner with gilt finial, each panel painted with a landscape vignette
3 ¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high
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The mark of a lowercase 'y' to the side of the factory mark is for an unidentified landscape painter active circa 1752-1758.
Acquired from Rosenberg & Stiebel, New York, in 1952.
Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.
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