20 May 2015
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PART PORCELAIN TABLE SERVICE
PROBABLY BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1780
Comprising six plates, a vegetable dish and cover and an associated leaf-shaped dish, each painted with varicolor floral bouquets centering a bouquet of roses, all on white ground, unmarked, the vegetable dish with impressed 'P.A/ 2'
The vegetable dish 16¼ in. (41.3 cm.) long
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A La Vieille Russie, An Imperial Fascination: Porcelain - Dining with the Czars at Peterhof, New York, 1991, pp. 135-137, nos. 317 and 318 (the plates and vegetable dish and cover).
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