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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 206

    A SEVRES GOLD-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER (TASSE A THE ET SA SOUCOUPE)

    1819-1822, BLUE STENCILED INTERLACED L'S FOR LOUIS XVIII ENCLOSING FLEUR-DE-LYS MARK AND 1822, GILDER'S M C 27 JUIN, AND INCISED TURNER'S MARK PROBABLY FOR THION FILS TO EACH, THE CUP ALSO WITH IRON-RED 13, THE SAUCER WITH BLACK-PAINTED S.S. AND INCISED KILN DATE 19-1 FOR JANUARY 1891, RED-PAINTED MUSEUM ACCESSION NUMBERS 849K AND 267:25 A & B

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    A SEVRES GOLD-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER (TASSE A THE ET SA SOUCOUPE)
    1819-1822, BLUE STENCILED INTERLACED L'S FOR LOUIS XVIII ENCLOSING FLEUR-DE-LYS MARK AND 1822, GILDER'S m c 27 juin, AND INCISED TURNER'S MARK PROBABLY FOR THION FILS TO EACH, THE CUP ALSO WITH IRON-RED 13, THE SAUCER WITH BLACK-PAINTED S.S. AND INCISED KILN DATE 19-1 FOR JANUARY 1891, RED-PAINTED MUSEUM ACCESSION NUMBERS 849K AND 267:25 A & B
    Of shallow hemispheric form, the interior with a vine of garden flowers between gilt bands and centering a gilt foliate medallion, the exterior of the cup with a repeating gilt half flower-head motif overall
    5½ in. (13.9 cm.) diameter, the saucer (2)


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    François-Joseph Thion fils or père is recorded as a turner at Sèvres from 1801-1848.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITION FUND OF THE SAINT LOUIS ART MUSEUM