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Five Porcelain Tablewares

Auction:
2519B
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2519B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 02, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Five Porcelain Tablewares, three Continental, including a tapered cylindrical parcel-gilt KPM coffee cup finely painted to front with a scene of a woman in an interior, gilt paw feet, ht. 4 3/4, with an associated saucer; a Paris porcelain fruit bowl with reticulated sides, pink ground, scalloped rim, painted to center with scene of a peasant woman gathering flowers, wd. 9 3/4; and an Austrian-style footed coffee cup printed with a portrait of Napoleon, ht. 3 1/2; with two English tablewares: a George Grainger & Co. cobalt ground gilt-decorated globular vase, with pierced rim over band of faux pearl jewelling, ht. 4 1/4, and a Royal Crown Derby Imari palette mantel urn, ht. 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

KPM cup: 1/4" chip to one paw foot/gilt rim wear
Saucer: gilt wear to rim and surrounding center
Paris bowl: light gilt wear at each corner of rim.
Napoleon cup and saucer: very good condition.
Grainger vase: very good condition.
Derby vase: cover restored and with gilt wear; vase with slight gilt wear to rims and at shoulder and with some slight scratching to the gilding on handles.

Keywords

Paris, Napoleon, George Grainger & Co., Derby Imari, Grainger, Gilt, Rim, Royal Crown Derby

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