London, South Kensington
4 June 2008
A GROUP OF SEVRES (OUTSIDE DECORATED) PALE-LILAC GROUND WARES
Mid-19th Century, various printed iron-red and blue factory marks, printed green date codes and incised numerals
Each gilt with a broad border of anthemions below a continuous band of laurel and ivy, within gilt line rims, comprising: a baluster water-jug; an oviform milk-jug; a bowl and six plates (9)
The collection of Dr. Edgar De Noialles Mayhew (d.1991).
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Wendell Garrett, Classic America, The Federal Style & Beyond, New York, 1995, pp. 58-59.
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