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    Sale 2130

    Chinese Export Porcelain

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 66

    AN EXTENSIVE FAMILLE ROSE DINNER SERVICE

    CIRCA 1775-80

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    AN EXTENSIVE FAMILLE ROSE DINNER SERVICE
    CIRCA 1775-80
    Brightly enameled in a rich famille rose palette with pink and purple roses clustered with smaller blossoms and fruit, the intricate borders iron-red whorl lappets with varying leaves in sepia, iron-red and purple issuing berried vine and connected by purple lattice enclosed by pink leaves, the tureen and butter tub cover knobs in the form of large flower buds on leafy stems, the candlesticks of European silver form, comprising:

    A pair of large round soup tureens, covers and stands, 14 1/8 in. (35.8 cm.) diameter
    A pair of round soup tureens, covers and stands, 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) diameter
    A stand, 14 1/8 in. (35.8 cm.) diameter
    An oval soup tureen, cover and stand, 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm.) wide
    A pair of oval stands, 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm.) wide
    An extra oval tureen cover, 11¾ in. (30.2 cm.) wide
    A large pair of oval serving dishes, 12¼ in. (31.1 cm.) wide
    A pair of shallow bowls, 10¼ in. (28 cm.) diameter
    A pair of round baskets and four basket stands, 10¼ in. (26 cm.) diameter
    Four butter-tubs and covers and three stands, 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) diameter
    A pair of fluted sauce-boats, 8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) long
    Four leaf-shaped stands, 8¼ in. (21 cm.) long
    A very large charger, 18½ in. (47 cm.) long
    A charger and a replacement charger, probably Italian, 14½ in. (36.8 cm.) diameter
    Eight chargers, 13½ in. (34.3 cm.) diameter
    Six chargers, 12¾ in. (32.5 cm.) diameter
    A pair of oval platters, 14½ in. (36.8 cm.) wide
    Five oval platters, 12½ in. (31.7 cm.) wide
    Six oval platters, 11 3/8 in. (29 cm.) wide
    Four oval platters, 10 3/8 in. (26.3 cm) wide
    A pair of saucer dishes, 11½ in. (29.2 cm.) diameter
    Three saucer dishes, 10¼ in. (28 cm.) diameter
    Four saucer dishes, 9¼ in. (23.2 cm.) diameter
    Five saucer dishes, 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) diameter
    Five saucer dishes, 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) diameter
    Forty-three plates, 9¼ in. (23.4 cm.) diameter
    Forty plates, 10 3/8 in. (26.3 cm.) diameter
    Eleven large plates, 11 3/8 in. (28.8 cm.) diameter
    Twelve soup plates, 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diameter
    Three tripod salts and a pair of replacement tripod salts, probably Italian
    Three associated trencher salts
    Eight candlesticks, 8¼ in. (21 cm.) high (221)


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