722
722
A porcelain plate, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, circa 1820
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000 GBP
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722
A porcelain plate, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, circa 1820
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A porcelain plate, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, circa 1820

the cavetto depicting a female figure representing Hope seated with Cupid on her lap, her anchor and his quiver resting nearby, the border decorated with a continuous band of gilt rosettes on a white ground, the reverse titled: 'L'Espèrance nourit l'Amour' and affixed with an Anichkov Palace inventory label numbered 7578


diameter: 24.7cm, 9 3/4 in.
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Catalogue Note

Twelve plates from this series sold, Sotheby's London, 16 June 1994, lots 136-147.  See also the plate painted by H. A. Adams with 'A Drawing Lesson', which is in the Hermitage Collection, illustrated, T. Kudriavtseva, Russian Imperial Porcelain, St Petersburg, 2003, p. 100. 

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