A miniature Sèvres cup and saucer circa 1771
Lot 178
A miniature Sèvres cup and saucer, circa 1771
Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,989) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A miniature Sèvres cup and saucer, circa 1771
Painted by Jacques-François Micaud père with a wicker basket of pink roses strapped up by a blue ribbon, surrounded by festoons and swags of red-berried laurel leaves under a gilt dentil border, the cup with the same decoration, 10.3cm diam saucer, 4.6cm height cup, date letter 'S' in interlaced blue L mark, painters mark X, incised [X] and Hb to the base of the cup and (very minor typical wear to dentil border) (2)

Footnotes

  • Jacques-François Micaud is listed as a painter of flowers at the Sèvres factory from 1757-1810.
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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