• 500 Years Decorative Arts Euro auction at Christies

    Sale 2305

    500 Years Decorative Arts Europe Including Oriental Carpets

    20 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 169

    A ROYAL COPENHAGEN 'FLORA DANICA' PART DINNER AND DESSERT SERVICE

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE WAVE AND GREEN PRINTED MARKS

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    A ROYAL COPENHAGEN 'FLORA DANICA' PART DINNER AND DESSERT SERVICE
    20th century, blue wave and green printed marks
    Each finely painted with a botanical specimen, identified in Latin on the underside, within a border of gilt-outlined panels alternating with bosses suspending leaves, a gilt-beaded border and further gilt serrated rim, comprising:
    Eight rim soup plates, shape no. 3546
    Eight bread and butter plates, shape no. 3552
    Eight pierced salad plates, shape no. 3554
    Eight pierced dinner plates, shape no. 3553
    A coffee-pot and cover, shape no. 3620
    A sugar-bowl and cover, shape no. 3624
    A cream-jug, shape no. 3626
    Eight demitasse cups and saucers, shape no. 3618
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) diameter, the dinner plates (53)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOT 169)