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    Sale 2159

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 107

    NINE MINTONS ENAMELED TURQUOISE-GROUND PORTRAIT PLATES

    DATE CYPHERS FOR 1880-84, PUCE CROWNED GLOBE AND IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARKS, VARIOUS IMPRESSED CYPHERS, IRON-RED PATTERN NO. G 3221, PUCE RETAILER'S MARKS FOR T. GOODE & CO., LONDON, SOME SIGNED A.(NTONIN) BOULLEMIER

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    NINE MINTONS ENAMELED TURQUOISE-GROUND PORTRAIT PLATES
    DATE CYPHERS FOR 1880-84, PUCE CROWNED GLOBE AND IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARKS, VARIOUS IMPRESSED CYPHERS, IRON-RED PATTERN NO. G 3221, PUCE RETAILER'S MARKS FOR T. GOODE & CO., LONDON, SOME SIGNED A.(NTONIN) BOULLEMIER
    Each finely painted with a bust-length portrait of a beauty, the cavetto enameled with Bérainesque arabesques, a key-pattern below the gilt dentil rim
    9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) diameter (9)


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    Antonin Boullemier worked at the Sèvres factory until 1870 prior to joining Mintons in 1872. Delicate figure painting influenced by 18th century French painting is characteristic of his style.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 107-112)