A New Hall coffee cup by Fidelle Duvivier, circa 1782-87
Lot 109
A New Hall coffee cup by Fidelle Duvivier, circa 1782-87
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,617) inc. premium
Lot Details
A New Hall coffee cup by Fidelle Duvivier, circa 1782-87
Of U-shape with a grooved loop handle highlighted with gilt scrolls, painted in colours with a vignette of three figures in a landscape beside a tree, with a nearby farm house behind a cluster of trees, the rim with a blue band highlighted with two interlocking gilt scroll bands, 6.2cm high

Footnotes

  • A New Hall tea canister from the same service, with a number 7 written on the base is illustrated by David Holgate in his paper Fidelle Duvivier paints New Hall, ECC Transactions, Vol.11 part 1 (1981) pl.9a. A saucer by Fidelle Duvivier from a similar New Hall coffee service incorporating a blue band at the rim was sold in these rooms 23 April 2008, lot 283
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