22 January 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,875
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A SEVRES (HARD PASTE) CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET LITRON ET SOUCOUPE)
1787, GILT CROWNED INTERLACED L'S MARKS, DATE LETTERS KK TO CUP, PAINTER'S MARK j.w. PERHAPS FOR MARIE-ANNE VAUTRIN (GERARD), INCISED MARKS
Painted with Raphaelesque panels of female figures, urns and baskets of flowers in rectangular canted cartouches on a gold ground reserved with arabesques of scrolling foliage and cornucopiae issuing flowers (2)
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