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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 156

    A SEVRES FEUILLE-DE-CHOUX SOFT PASTE SUGAR-BOWL AND A HARD PASTE COVER (BOITE A SUCRE OVAL ET UNE COUVERCLE)

    CIRCA 1765, INCISED CP TO THE BOWL, THE COVER A LATER NON-SEVRES REPLACEMENT, INCISED C N 389S II TO THE COVER

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    A SEVRES FEUILLE-DE-CHOUX SOFT PASTE SUGAR-BOWL AND A HARD PASTE COVER (BOITE A SUCRE OVAL ET UNE COUVERCLE)
    CIRCA 1765, INCISED cp TO THE BOWL, THE COVER A LATER NON-SEVRES REPLACEMENT, INCISED C N 389S II TO THE COVER
    Boldly painted with loose bouquets within overlapping cabbage-leaf panels alternately enriched in blue and gold, gilt dentil rims
    5 7/8 in. (14.8 cm.) wide overall (2)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


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    PLEASE NOTE: The description in the printed catalogue should read:

    A SEVRES FEUILLE-DE-CHOUX SOFT PASTE SUGAR-BOWL AND A HARD PASTE COVER (BOITE A SUCRE OVAL ET UNE COUVERCLE)
    Circa 1765, incised cp to the bowl, the cover a later non-Sèvres replacement, incised C N 389S II to the cover


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