15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A BLUE AND WHITE PART TEA SERVICE
The group comprises nine bowls and saucers, one tea pot and cover, one milk jug, one sugar bowl and cover, one large saucer, one small soup dish and one larger bowl. The bowls are decorated in the center of the interior with a lush riverscape below a cut-glaze rice pattern and decorative borders, and with a lappet border around the foot. The tea pot, milk jug and sugar bowl and cover are similarly decorated.
Tea pot 9 ½ in. (24.3 cm.) wide, milk jug 6 3/8 in. (16.1 cm.) wide, sugar bowl 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) diam., larger bowl 5 ½ in. (14.2 cm.) diam., smaller bowls 4 ¼ in. (10.9 cm.) diam., smaller saucers 6 ¼ in. (16 cm.) diam., large saucer 8 ½ in. (21.5 cm.) diam., soup dish 7 in. (17.7 cm.) diam.
Mrs. Winthrop Sargent (1852-1918) Collection.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1917.
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