London, South Kensington
28 February 2002
A Meissen blue-ground cup and a trembleuse saucer
in the Sèvres style, the cup painted with loose sprays of flowers within gilt cartouche of leaves and flowers, the ground gilt with oeil de perdrix, the saucer painted with vignettes of birds perches on branches and in flight, within gilt cartouche, the ground similarly gilt, painted blue marks, circa 1765 (light rubbing to gilding); and a Continental Sèvres style blue-ground plate painted with a vignette of two winged putti holding a flowering garland among clouds, below three sprays of leaves and flowers within raised gilt scrolling cartouche -- 23.5cm. diam.
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