Louis Philipe Sevres Porcelain Coffee Can and Saucer 1846
Heading : Louis Philipe Sevres porcelain coffee can and saucer
Date : 1846
Period : Louis Philippe
Marks : Louis Philippe Sevres mark dated 1846, Louis Philipe's monogram, Chateau de Tuileries mark
Origin : France
Colour : Polychrome
Pattern : Coffee can: Blue ground with enamelled cherubs flanking a cartouche containing Louis Philippe's monogram. There is a gilded floral and scrolled cartouche outwith the cherubs. Saucer: Gilded vine leaves within two gilded bands to the rim. Blue ground with a floral bouquet to the centre surrounded by a gilded border.
Features : Gilded handle and rim, gilded vine leaf pattern inside the rim of coffee can.
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks.
Restoration : None
Dimensions : Coffee can: 5.8cm height, 5.8cm diameter bowl. Saucer: 12.4cm diameter
Weight : 146 grams
Louis Philippe's monogram occurs no fewer than five times on this coffee can and saucer: once on the decoration of the coffee can and twice on the marks for both pieces as Sevres' mark is a version of his monogram. A mark of an extraordinary ego, no wonder his reign short reign as King of the French ended in revolution provoked abdication.
- Product Code: 2018090424
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