13 May 1997
A famille rose part dinner service,
Painted with a scene of a lady in a shop standing behind a table with an abacus and other desk utensils, a gentleman leaving the premises whilst a dog is barking at him, both watched by a yound boy from behind a gatrden wall, the elaborately painted rim with cartouches en camaïeu of landscapes and flowers, comprising:
a tureen, cover and stand, the stand 37.5cm. long
two oblong octagonal plates, 46cm. long
two oblong octagonal dishes, 43cm. long
one oblong octagonal dish, 36cm. long
one oblong octagonal dish, 34cm. long
three oblong octagonal dishes, 29cm. long
four sauce-boats, 23cm. long
two rectangular tureens, covers and stands, the stands 20cm. long
two salts, 8cm. long
sixteen soup-plates, 23cm. diam.
fifteen plates, 23cm. diam.
ten side-plates, 16cm. diam.
(cracks, chips) (62)
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