11 May 2004
A RARE GRISAILLE EUROPEAN-SUBJECT HEXAFOIL TEAPOT-STAND
Decorated en grisaille and iron-red flesh tones with a couple seated on a bench, she passing a goblet to her companion, two spitoons in the foreground and a dog to their side below a gilt scrolling foliage band at the rim
5 3/8 in. (13.5 cm.) wide
François Hervouët; Sotheby's London, 3 November 1987, lot 826.
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F. & N. Hervouët and Y. Bruneau, La Porcelaine des Compagnies des Indes à Décor Occidental, Paris, 1986, p. 146, fig 7.11.
A teabowl and saucer from this service from the Garbisch Collection was sold Pokety Farms, Cambridge, Maryland, 22 May 1980, lot 215.
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