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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 164

    A SEVRES BLEU NOUVEAU CUP AND A VINCENNES BLEU LAPIS SAUCER (GOBELET 'BOUILLARD' 1ERE GRANDEUR ET UNE SOUCOUPE 2EME GRANDEUR)

    BLUE INTERLACED L'S TO BOTH, DATE LETTER T FOR 1772, PAINTER'S MARK FOR ALONCLE AND INCISED AU TO THE CUP; DATE LETTER D FOR 1756-1757, PAINTER'S MARK OF AN OPEN LOZENGE, AND INCISED CROSS INSIDE CIRCLE TO THE SAUCER

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    A SEVRES BLEU NOUVEAU CUP AND A VINCENNES BLEU LAPIS SAUCER (GOBELET 'BOUILLARD' 1ERE GRANDEUR ET UNE SOUCOUPE 2EME GRANDEUR)
    BLUE INTERLACED L'S TO BOTH, DATE LETTER T FOR 1772, PAINTER'S MARK FOR ALONCLE AND INCISED Au TO THE CUP; DATE LETTER D FOR 1756-1757, PAINTER'S MARK OF AN OPEN LOZENGE, AND INCISED CROSS INSIDE CIRCLE TO THE SAUCER
    Painted with birds in flight reserved within variously gilt and chased cartouches on two different blue grounds, gilt dentil rims (2)


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    The painter's mark of an open lozenge found on pieces painted with birds between 1753-1756 has yet to be identified.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.