22 - 23 May 2014
A COMPOSITE PARIS PORCELAIN GREEN-GROUND CROWNED AND MONOGRAMMED PART TEA AND DESSERT-SERVICE
CIRCA 1830, GREEN AND RED RIBOUET MARKS, PRINTED RED SEVRES RETAILER'S MARKS, VARIOUS INCISED MARKS
With broad green-ground borders and within gilt lines above the gilt crowned monogram V, comprising:
Two footed pierced flared baskets
Two circular sauce-tureens on fixed stands
Two two-tiered comports
Four breakfast cups and saucers
Two circular tureens and domed covers
George Henry Robert Charles William Vane Tempest, 5th Marquess of Londonderry (1821-84) and by descent.
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Wynyard Park inventory, 1956, p. 84, (part).
Wynyard Park inventory, 1965, vol. ii, p. 137 (part).
The initial ‘V’ is for George, 2nd Earl Vane, later 5th Marquess of Londonderry.
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