• The Collection of a Lady - Mag auction at Christies

    Sale 7827

    The Collection of a Lady - Magnificent French Furniture, Savonnerie, Sèvres Porcelain, Silver and Chinese Works of Art

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 513

    A SEVRES-STYLE PINK-GROUND BOWL

    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY, BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARK ENCLOSING LETTER P, PAINTER'S MARK CP

    Price Realised  

    A SEVRES-STYLE PINK-GROUND BOWL
    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY, BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARK ENCLOSING LETTER P, PAINTER'S MARK cp
    Painted with two vignettes of colourful birds before leafy branches and landscape, within gilt scroll catouches issuing flowers, slight wear, deterioration to interior glaze
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    The Hon. Jack Michelham, Sotheby's, London, 8 November 1966, lot 1 (£420 to The Antique Porcelain Company).
    Acquired from The Antique Porcelain Company, New York, 21 November 1966.