28 - 29 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,000
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
NINE SEVRES CHATEAU DE FONTAINEBLEAU SERVICE PLATES AND TEN SEVRES-STYLE PLATES SIMILAR
PRINTED DATE CODES FOR 1839, 1840 AND 1842 TO THE SEVRES PLATES, THE SEVRES-STYLE PLATES WITH PRINTED DATE CODES FOR 1846, POSSIBLY OF LATER MANUFACTURE
Gilt to the centre with a rosette pattern, the borders gilt with crowned Louis-Philippe monogram among ribbon-tied branches, birds in flight and insects (19)
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This Royal Hunting Service, or La Service de Chasse de Fontainebleau was purchased by Louis Philippe, duc d'Orléans between 1839-1841.
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