7 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 475
GBP 400 - GBP 600
A VICTORIAN BONE CHINA PART TEA-SERVICE
Of octagonal form with gilt-line detail, comprising: a teapot and cover, two-handled sugar bowl and cover, milk-jug, eight cups and saucers, and two cake-plates
The teapot 9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high (21)
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After the London success of a 'Room with a View' (1985), Julian Sands, who starred opposite Helena Bonham Carter, presented this tea-service to Ismail Merchant.
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A gift from Julian Sands to Ismail Merchant.
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