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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 1

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 278

3 pcs. French Sevres Style Porcelain, Portrait Cup, Armorial Saucer, & Plate

Estimate: $500 - $600
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Three (3) pieces French Sevres or Sevres style porcelain. 1st-2nd items: Two (2) turquoise blue ground pieces with slip-decorated "jewels", including one (1) cup decorated with hand-painted portraits of King Louis XV and his mistresses, Madame du Pompadour and Madame du Barry, with gilt trim (3" H); and one (1) deep saucer featuring a hand painted royal coat of arms (5 5/8" dia.). Both with blue interlaced L Sevres style marks and letters "BB" for possible spurious date of 1770. 3rd item: Scallop-edged plate depicting a hand-painted scene of a man leading a blindfolded woman through a gate, surrounded by white slip "jewel" details and painted floral vignettes, all on a turquoise blue ground with gilt trim. Blue interlaced L mark with letter L for possibly spurious date of 1764. 9 1/2" dia. 19th/early 20th century.


1st-2nd items: Cup with 2" hairline and some losses to "jewels". Saucer is in excellent condition. 3rd items: Plate has a couple of small areas of loss to enameled center, possibly knife marks, and some losses to slip decorated "jewels".

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The Estate of Edward Laudermilk, Nashville, Tennessee.