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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 226

    TWO ARMORIAL CUPS AND SAUCERS AND A PLATE

    CIRCA 1775 AND 1780

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO ARMORIAL CUPS AND SAUCERS AND A PLATE
    CIRCA 1775 AND 1780
    The cups and saucers each painted with a shield bearing the arms of Troutbeck supported by two putti and surmounted by a blackmoor crest, one within scattered floral sprays, the other with basket-weave molded borders; the shaped plate with the arms of Baron Elphinstone of Scotland
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) diameter, the plate (5)


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    Literature

    Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 82, no. 43 (the plate).