Lot 1164: A SÈVRES TWO-HANDLED CIRCULAR ÉCUELLE, COVER AND STAND, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: écuelle ronde tournée and plateau ovale, of the second size, painted in the manner of André-Vincent Vielliard, with a trellis and floret diaper green ground enriched in puce and gilding, reserving shaped oval panels garden landscapes including a beehive, baskets of produce and garden implements , the cover with foliate and berry handles, incised IS and another illegible mark to écuelle, incised L mark to inside edge of footrim to stand, unmarked,
In overall good condition. The stand with some typical rubbing to enamels at central roundel, and some minute rubbing to gilding on rim of écuelle.
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Dimensions: the stand 22.6cm., 8 7/8 in. wide