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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1337

    A VINCENNES PORCELAIN CAMIAEU BLEU LOBED PLATE

    CIRCA 1755, BLUE INTERLACED L'S ABOVE PAINTER'S MARK OF A SCRIPT UPPERCASE R, INCISED WITH TWO LOWER CASE SCRIPT L'S

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    A VINCENNES PORCELAIN CAMIAEU BLEU LOBED PLATE
    CIRCA 1755, BLUE INTERLACED L'S ABOVE PAINTER'S MARK OF A SCRIPT UPPERCASE R, INCISED WITH TWO LOWER CASE SCRIPT L'S
    Painted in monochrome blue with a ‘hop trellis’ pattern of flowering vines entwined around a blue filet, the duodecagonal border with concentric blue scalloped and gilt feathered bands
    9 ½ in. (24 cm.) diameter


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    A script R is the mark of an as yet unidentified painter at Vincennes and Sèvres active 1754-1759. Cf. David Peters, Sèvres Plates and Services of the 18th Century, Privately Printed, Little Berkhamsted, 2005, vol. I, p. 92.