London, South Kensington
29 March 2001
A Sèvres bleu céleste part tête-à-tête
painted with pink roses within roundels gilt with leaves, comprising: a teapot and cover (théière 'Calabre'), a sugar bowl and cover (pot à sucre 'Hébert'), two teacups and saucers (goblet 'Calabre' et soucoupe) and a two-handled tray, blue interlaced Ls, incised marks, year letter for 1769 and painter's mark for Guillaume Noel (teapot cracked, the spout with tiny chip and light rubbing to gilding)
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Please note that the teapot has a horizontal crack to the body.
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