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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CATHERINE AUCHINCLOSS: A REFINED EYE

A pair of Moustiers faïence confituriers
mid-18th century
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,500 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CATHERINE AUCHINCLOSS: A REFINED EYE

A pair of Moustiers faïence confituriers
mid-18th century
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A pair of Moustiers faïence confituriers
mid-18th century
each painted with floral garlands suspending from the rim edge and with a grotesque mask handle on either side.
heights 4 1/8 in.
10.5 cm
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Catalogue Note

An example of this form is illustrated in Jacques Mompeut, Les faïences de Moustiers, p. 51, where on the opposite page, the author states that the form is 'pot à usages divers, ou confiturier' [pot for different uses or jam pot].

Collections & Curiosities: Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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