• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 331

    A Porcelain Military Plate

    BY THE LEFEBVRE FACTORY, PARIS, CIRCA 1815

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Porcelain Military Plate
    By the Lefebvre Factory, Paris, circa 1815
    Circular, the centre painted with mounted officers, signed 'Swebach' within a gilt border, the rim with ciselé on a gilt ground, inscribed on the reverse Lefebvre Fabrica de Porcelaines Rue Amelot N' 64, Paris, marked under base
    9¼ in. (23.6 cm.)


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    The present plate was painted by Jacques François Swebach (1769-1823), a porcelain painter who worked at at Sèvres from 1803-1813.

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