Sale 21BG01 | Lot 35

Saint Cloud White Porcelain Socketed Cup and Saucer (Tasse Trembleuse et Soucoupe)

Catalogue: The Sarah Belk Gambrell Collection of European Porcelain
Saint Cloud White Porcelain Socketed Cup and Saucer (Tasse Trembleuse et Soucoupe)

Lot Details

Lot 35
Saint Cloud White Porcelain Socketed Cup and Saucer (Tasse Trembleuse et Soucoupe)
Circa 1725-35, incised t / S o C / T marks
The blanc-de-chine cup and saucer molded with flowering plants and birds in flight, the cup with grooved loop handle, the saucer with a raised gallery to receive the cup.
Height 2 7/8 inches, diameter 5 inches.

Provenance:
Wilfred Sainsbury, Esq.
Sotheby's, London, 5 May 1970, lot 32.

For a strikingly similar example, see the Metropolitan Museum, New York, accession no. 24.214.8, .9. For a similar cup with variant saucer, see the Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Art, vol. 33, nos. 3 & 4, 1953-54, p. 74, accession no. 53.325.

This example illustrated in the exhibition catalogue, You, Yao-Fen. "From Novelty to Necessity: The Europeanization of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate.", Detroit, 2016, p. 46; 55 (ill.); 132-133 [cat. 54].


C Estate of Sarah Belk Gambrell

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $756 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Short firing line to interior (1/4 in.), light kiln spitting to saucer and trembleuse edge.


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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $756 (includes buyer's premium)

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