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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 184

    TWO SEVRES SMALL CUPS AND SAUCERS (GOBELETS 'BOUILLARD' 3EME GRANDEUR ET LEURS SOUCOUPES)

    CIRCA 1767, BLUE INTERLACED L'S AND PAINTER'S MARK FOR DE LAROCHE AND GILDER'S MARK FOR THEODORE TO THE FIRST, BLUE INTERLACED L'S ENCLOSING DATE LETTER O FOR 1767 TO THE SECOND, VARIOUS INCISED MARKS

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    TWO SEVRES SMALL CUPS AND SAUCERS (GOBELETS 'BOUILLARD' 3EME GRANDEUR ET LEURS SOUCOUPES)
    CIRCA 1767, BLUE INTERLACED L'S AND PAINTER'S MARK FOR DE LAROCHE AND GILDER'S MARK FOR THEODORE TO THE FIRST, BLUE INTERLACED L'S ENCLOSING DATE LETTER O FOR 1767 TO THE SECOND, VARIOUS INCISED MARKS
    Both painted with flowers, one with looped berried myrtle swags, pink roses issuing from the lowest point of the swag, the loops enclosing a gilt blue blossom, gilt blue diaper-pattern filling in between the decoration and the gilt dentil rims; the other with blue vines edging a Vitruvian scroll band enclosing a berried and flowering vine, reserved on a gilt Taillandier ground, the circlets enclosing puce 'eyes'
    1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) high, 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) diameter, the first cup and saucer; 1¾ in. (4.4 cm.) in, high, 3½ in. (9.5 cm.) diameter, the second (2)


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