A Sèvres blue-ground teapot and cover, circa 1772
Lot 177
A Sèvres blue-ground teapot and cover, circa 1772
Sold for £22,500 (US$ 37,818) inc. premium
Auction Details
A Sèvres blue-ground teapot and cover, circa 1772
Lot Details
A Sèvres blue-ground teapot and cover, circa 1772
En suite with the preceding lot, Théière 'Calabre' of the third size, painted by Louis-Denis Armand (l'âiné) with an oval bird vignette on each side, the spout and blue ground with entwined gilt fruiting vines by Jean-Pierre Boulanger, the handle with gilt interlaced foliage, a gilt foliate scrollwork border below the rim, the cover surmounted by a flower finial, 12cm high, interlaced LL monogram enclosing date letter T in blue, and painter's mark of a crescent and B in black (tiny chips to tip of spout) (2)
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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