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Rare Sèvres porcelain cup and its saucer
€ 12000
Rare Sèvres porcelain cup and its saucer
Decorated with a portrait of King Louis-Philippe and a view of the Château de Versailles
€ 12000
Object N° 1677

AB shaped cup with polychrome gold and platinum decoration, ornate with a portrait of King Louis-Philippe in right profile, in light brown monochrome imitating a cameo, in a medallion surrounded by gold garlands, decorated with gold and platinum scrolls, pattern and foliage standing out against a "beau bleu" background.

The saucer is adorned at the center with a polychrome view of the Palace of Versailles entitled "Palais de Versailles - 1841", and more particularly with the wing containing the Museum of French History inaugurated by the King in 1837, in a medallion decorated with a garland of oak leaves and gold pearls on a "beau bleu" background.

Very good condition, no restoration.

Sèvres royal factory, 1845.

Green mark and blue stamp.

H. 16 x D. 12 cm.

Related works

- A cup and its saucer decorated with the portrait of the Duke of Nemours and a view of the Château d'Eu (Eu, Musée Louis Philippe, inv. 2002.7).

- A cup and its saucer decorated with the portrait of the Duke of Orléans and a view of the Château de Compiègne (Compiègne, Château de Compiègne, inv. C2002-004 1 and 2).

- A cup and its saucer decorated with the portrait of Louis Philippe and a view of the Château de Neuilly (Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, inv. MOB NAT GMLC 632 and 633).

- A cup and its saucer decorated with the portrait of Eugénie Adélaïde Louise, princess of Orléans and a view of the Château de Randan (Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, inv. MOB NAT GMLC 634 and 635).