Jan 17, 2024 10:00 EST

Entertaining with Style

 
Lot 18
 

18

Two Similar D. Porthault Limoges Porcelain Partial Dinner Services
DP2 Pattern

Estate / Collection: Property from the Collection of New York City Hostess, Alice Mason

Comprising a set decorated with pink colored hearts on a white ground, and another set decorated with blue colored hearts on a white ground, consisting of twenty-five pink and twenty-six blue dinner plates, diameter 91/2 inches; one pink and four blue salad plates, diameter 8 1/4 inches; four pink and two blue dessert plates, diameter 6 1/2 inches; three pink and five blue small footed bowls; five pink and nineteen blue small heart-shaped dishes; three blue butter pats; two pink and four blue small bud vases; and ten other butter pats in two different patterns and colors; approximately 113 pieces.

Sold for $2,560
Estimated at $400 - $600

Includes Buyer's Premium


 

Estate / Collection: Property from the Collection of New York City Hostess, Alice Mason

Comprising a set decorated with pink colored hearts on a white ground, and another set decorated with blue colored hearts on a white ground, consisting of twenty-five pink and twenty-six blue dinner plates, diameter 91/2 inches; one pink and four blue salad plates, diameter 8 1/4 inches; four pink and two blue dessert plates, diameter 6 1/2 inches; three pink and five blue small footed bowls; five pink and nineteen blue small heart-shaped dishes; three blue butter pats; two pink and four blue small bud vases; and ten other butter pats in two different patterns and colors; approximately 113 pieces.

Generally in good condition with light wear from use; some soiling from storage; 2 blue dinner plates and one pink dinner plate with rim chips; 1 blue vase with chip to rim

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact and our Organization shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. Please contact the specialist department to request further information or additional images that may be available.

Auction: Entertaining with Style, Jan 17, 2024

  • Popular Entertaining with Style Auction on January 17, 2024

  • Sale Total Surpasses Expectations Amid Competitive Bidding

  • Including Property from the Collection of New York Hostess Alice Mason


NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle continued the popular Entertaining with Style auction category with our most recent sale on January 17, 2024. With competitive bidding, the sale total surpassed expectations with an exceptional 94% of the lots sold.

This exciting category showcases an array of stylish items to inspire gracious entertaining at home, including delicate crystal and porcelain for the table, silver flatware, candlesticks and serving pieces, barware and furniture. Collectors, inflencers and entertaining enthusiasts vied for silver flatware and serving pieces in a variety of patterns, porcelain dinner services, and sparkling glassware for table and bar. The sale abounded with unique accessories from cocktail shakers and serving trays to silver frames, vases and decorative objects -- everything you need except the menu!

Featured in the sale was property from the Collection of New York Hostess Alice Mason. Read More

A Walkabout with the Specialist

Todd Sell shared his favorite picks in the Entertaining with Style auction. View the Video

 

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