A Sèvres Hard-Paste Porcelain Cup and Saucer, 1787

A gobelet Litron & soucoupe of the 2nd size painted with remarkable patterns after the engravings of Henri Salembier.

The mauve arabesques are painted with amazing details and with gilded highlights flecked over the mauve areas. Painter’s mark for J.-M.-R. Boulanger and gilder’s mark for F. Mirey.

Height of Cup 6.6 cm
Diameter of Saucer 13.8 cm


Private Collection, California, 2014