Decorative Arts and Design

June 0813, 2019
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LOT 186

Lot 186

'Sèvres' 'Jeweled' Portrait Cup and Saucer, late 19th century

'Sèvres' 'Jeweled' Portrait Cup and Saucer, late 19th century
Lot 186 Details
'Sèvres' 'Jeweled' Portrait Cup and Saucer, late 19th century

the cup painted in colours with a portrait of Louis Condé, the saucer with a panel of flowers and trophies, each reserved on a blue and gilt ground enameled with coloured 'jewels'
saucer diameter 5.6" — 14.2 cm.
painted interlaced Ls enclosing A and painter's marks in blue

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $540
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Collection of the late Mrs. L.H. Condé, Toronto


minor loss to 'jewels'

LOT 186

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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