21 October 2005
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT R. AND PAULINE S. HEITNER
A SEVRES FRISES RICHES SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER (POT A SUCRE 'BOURET' ET SA COUVERCLE, 4... GRANDEUR)
Blue interlaced L's, painter's mark for Nöel, circa 1765
Typically painted with shaded shells and pendant garlands beneath a shaped blue border gilt with mosaique, the cover with gilt ranunculous finial
3 in. (7.5 cm.) high (2)
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Guillaume Nöel is recorded at Vincennes and Sèvres 1755-1800, specializing in flower painting and in frises riches.
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