A very rare set of six Naples, Poulard Prad, gold-ground topographical cups and saucers, circa 1810-18
Lot 125
A very rare set of six Naples, Poulard Prad, gold-ground topographical cups and saucers, circa 1810-18
Sold for £20,000 (US$ 33,596) inc. premium
Lot Details
A very rare set of six Naples, Poulard Prad, gold-ground topographical cups and saucers, circa 1810-18
Each painted with a named view of Naples or surroundings, titled in gilding on the reverse or underside of the foot and a band of gilt scrolling foliage, the cups with a band of gilt false gadroons, the handles with bird's head terminals, the interiors, feet and handles gilt (two cups with restoration) (12)

Footnotes

  • The scenes depicted are as follows:
    Saucers:
    a) R.al. Casino a Castellammare
    b) R.al. Casino di Cardito
    c) Real Palazzo di Napoli
    d) Real Palazzo di Caserto
    e) Real Casino di Persano
    f) Darsena di Napoli

    Cups:
    a) Città di Reggio é parte della Sicilia col monte Etna
    b) R.al Casino del Fusaro
    c) Palazzo di Da. Anna a Posilipo.
    d) Tempio di Diana a Baja
    e) R.al Albergo di Poveri
    f) Veduta del Castello dell Uovo
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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