21 November 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,750
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
SIX SEVRES SCALLOPED PLATES (ASSIETE A OSIER)
INTERLACED L'S MARKS ENCLOSING VARIOUS DATE LETTERS FOR 1762-1787, PAINTER'S MARKS FOR BUTEAUX FILS, NOUALHIER, PIERRE LE JEUNE AND ROUSELLE, VARIOUS INCISED MARKS
Each painted with scattered bouquets, the paneled basket-weave border with blue-line and gilt-dash edging the cavetto and rim
9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) diameter (6)
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Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 4 July 1977, lot 27.
With J. Rochelle-Thomas, New York.
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