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    Sale 7806

    Lord St. Helens and Sir William FitzHerbert The Collections of a Diplomat and a Courtier

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 528

    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

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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    Provenance

    FitzHerbert collection labels, no. 38.