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PROPERTY FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND

A Doccia quatrefoil sugar bowl and cover
circa 1770-80
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 750 USD
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69

PROPERTY FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND

A Doccia quatrefoil sugar bowl and cover
circa 1770-80
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Doccia quatrefoil sugar bowl and cover
circa 1770-80
painted on either side in Meissen style, with a seated female in a landscape or a man seated on a barrel with his back turned within a shaped gilt cartouche with gilt and puce scrolls, the cover affixed with a tulip-shaped finial.
length 4 1/2 in.
11.4 cm
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Provenance

The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973

Catalogue Note

A similar sugar bowl and cover from the Collection of the Duke Pini di San Miniato was sold at Christie's New York, November 29, 1979, lot 277. Various tea wares with similar decoration are illustrated in Giuseppe Morazzoni, Le Porcellane Italiane, vol. II, pls 206 a-c and 207 a-b.

Collections: European Decorative Arts

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New York