• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 409

    A set of six Paris (Schoelcher) porcelain gold ground plates

    FIRST QUARTER OF THE 19TH CENTURY, GILT SCRIPT DECORATOR'S MARK FOR SCHOELCHER, GILDING COVERING A BLUE MANUFACTURER'S MARK, LIKELY THE CROSSED TORCHES OF LOCRÉ, RUSSINGER ET POUYAT

    Price Realised  

    A set of six Paris (Schoelcher) porcelain gold ground plates
    First quarter of the 19th Century, gilt script decorator's mark for Schoelcher, gilding covering a blue manufacturer's mark, likely the crossed torches of Locré, Russinger et Pouyat
    Each variously painted to the centre with a figural scenes: one with figures around huts in a forest; one with a horse-riding scene; one with fishermen near a fort; three with figures in a landscape with castles and forts in the background, the border gilt and chased with various rosettes and decorative motifs, wear to the gold-ground borders, stacking wear to the painted scenes, two with a surface rim chip
    22.6 cm. diam. (6)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DUTCH COLLECTOR