• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

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

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 163

    A SEVRES BLEU CELESTE COFFEE-CAN AND SAUCER (GOBELET LITRON ET SOUCOUPE)

    CIRCA 1780, BLUE INTERLACED LS MARKS, WITH PAINTER'S ... MARKS FOR THEODORE BUTEUX, INCISED 43 AND 17 TO CUP, INDISTINCT CROSS MARK TO SAUCER

    Price Realised  

    A SEVRES BLEU CELESTE COFFEE-CAN AND SAUCER (GOBELET LITRON ET SOUCOUPE)
    CIRCA 1780, BLUE INTERLACED LS MARKS, WITH PAINTER'S ... MARKS FOR THEODORE BUTEUX, INCISED 43 AND 17 TO CUP, INDISTINCT CROSS MARK TO SAUCER
    The borders richly gilt with foliage scrolls and pendant flowers between gilt line and dentil rims


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN