Sale 12AN01 | Lot 1429

Sevres Porcelain Cabinet Cup and Saucer

Catalogue: Estate of Lee B. Anderson

Lot Details

Lot 1429
Sevres Porcelain Cabinet Cup and Saucer
Jean-Claude Rumeau, early 19th century
In the Gothic taste, painted with the Tomb of El Cid after a print from Alexander de Laborde, Voyage pittoresque et historique en Espagne (1807-1818), on a red ground with cream foliate scrolls, blue factory marks, the saucer inscribed 9A Gn 24.7bre. Height 5 3/4 inches.
The Sevres Porcelain Manufactory: Alexandre Brongniart and the Triumph of Art and Industry, 1800-1847, p. 357, fig. 142b.

C Sold to Benefit the Lee B. Anderson Memorial Foundation

Estimate: $12,000 - $15,000
Sold for $34,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The two cups and saucers painted by Jean-Claude Rumeau are part of a series of seven Gothic style cups or tasses 'Gothique' decorated for the Sevres factory in the early 19th century.

Very light wear to gilding on top and base rim of cup; very light scratches; interior of cup is soiled and needs to be cleaned

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $12,000 - $15,000
Sold for $34,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estate of Lee B. Anderson

Wed, Sep 19, 2012 at 10am EDT
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