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    Sale 5153

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 966

    TWO FRENCH (SOFT-PASTE) OZIER-MOULDED PLATES AND FIVE BLUE AND WHITE SQUARE-SHAPED DISHES

    CIRCA 1765 AND 1785, PROBABLY TOURNAI

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    TWO FRENCH (SOFT-PASTE) OZIER-MOULDED PLATES AND FIVE BLUE AND WHITE SQUARE-SHAPED DISHES
    CIRCA 1765 AND 1785, PROBABLY TOURNAI
    The first plate painted with a single pink rose bloom among scattered sprigs, the other with a loose bouquet among butterflies, insects, vegetables and husks, both with shaped brown-lined rims; the square dishes painted in the chinoiserie style with stylised flowers
    The plates 9 in. (22.8 cm) and 9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) diam. (7)


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