Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 158

Lot 158

French Porcelain Topographical Cup and Saucer, c.1840

French Porcelain Topographical Cup and Saucer, c.1840
Lot 158 Details
French Porcelain Topographical Cup and Saucer, c.1840

painted in colours on the cup with a panel entitled ‘La Chute du Rhin’, all with gilt borders
diameter 5.7" — 14.6 cm.

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $492
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


In good condition

LOT 158

About Condition Ratings

  • 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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