A French 18th Century Hard-Paste Sèvres Porcelain Sugar Bowl, circa 1780-85

Decorated with a dark blue (bleu nouveau) ground and scenes of ‘etruscan figures’ (figures étrusques) decoration in flat gilding.

The matching teapot and milk jug from this distinctive tea service are in known collections.

Height 9.4cm
Diameter 8.5cm


From the collection of the late Dr. Johannes Lafrenz, Munich, Germany

£ 6,000


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