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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 530

    A SEVRES DARK-BLUE-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER

    1769-70, BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARKS ENCLOSING DATE LETTER OF LOWER CASE Q, INCISED MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A SEVRES DARK-BLUE-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER
    1769-70, BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARKS ENCLOSING DATE LETTER OF LOWER CASE Q, INCISED MARKS
    Painted with vignettes of figures in river landscapes within gilt cartouches on a bleu nouveau ground, the borders gilt with bands of berried laurel leaves between gilt line and beaded ornament (2)


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    Provenance

    Possibly acquired by Alleyne FitzHerbert, 1st Baron St. Helens (1753-1839), whilst in Paris circa 1782-3.