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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 188

    A SEVRES CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'HEBERT' ET SA SOUCOUPE, 2EME GRANDEUR)

    CIRCA 1772-1775, BLUE INTERLACED L'S AND PAINTER'S MARK FOR LE GUAY TO THE SAUCER, THE CUP WITH TRACES OF THE SAME MARKS, THE CUP INCISED T 8, THE SAUCER 3

    Price Realised  

    A SEVRES CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'HEBERT' ET SA SOUCOUPE, 2EME GRANDEUR)
    CIRCA 1772-1775, BLUE INTERLACED L's AND PAINTER'S MARK FOR LE GUAY TO THE SAUCER, THE CUP WITH TRACES OF THE SAME MARKS, THE CUP INCISED T 8, THE SAUCER 3
    Delicately painted and gilt with a frise riche of strapwork and diaper on a seeded carmine ground, flowers along the inner edge with berried vine swagged between the diaper-pattern cartouches, the whole edged in carmine and with a further beau bleu band and gilt dentil rim
    2½ in. (6.3 cm.) high, the cup; 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) diameter (2)


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