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    Sale 1987

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

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 51

    A WORCESTER PASTEL GROUND TRIO

    CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A WORCESTER PASTEL GROUND TRIO
    CIRCA 1775
    The coffee-cup, teacup and saucer all fluted, painted with birds in river landscapes, the borders with alternating panels of turquoise trellis, puce cailloute and pink herringbone, divided by panels of gilt flowers, gilt dentil rims
    5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) diameter (3)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    The Brigadier Douglas Phelps Collection; Christie's, London, 1 October 1984, lot 142.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEO & DORIS HODROFF (LOTS 51-53)