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A group of Chinese export armorial teawares, second half 18th century
comprising: a teapot and cover painted with the arms of Hansard (?) inscribed with the motto INTEGER VITAE; a saucer with the arms of Guthrie (?); a saucer with the arms of Englefield (?) and the center with a gilt cipher EP (or possibly EF); a coffee cup with the arms of Strong impaling Raymond; a teabowl and saucer with the arms of Forbes with motto inscribed MON DEEST SPES; a teabowl with the monogram SPC decorated en grisaille and gold, 8 pieces
length of teapot 8 1/4 in.; 21 cm
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Provenance

Hansard (?), Guthrie (?), Englefield (?), Strong impaling Raymond:
Sotheby's New York, January 27, 1988, lot 431 (part lot)
Forbes, SPC monogram:
Sotheby's New York, January 27, 1988, lot 459 (part lot)

Literature

Hansard (?): 
David Sanctuary Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol. II, Chippenham, 2003, p. 376, P25.

Catalogue Note

For the arms in this lot see David Sanctuary Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol. II, London, 2003, p. 376, P25 (Hansard); p. 380, P25 (Englefield); Vol. I, London, 1974, p. 518, P23 (Guthrie); p. 390, N5 (Strong impaling Raymond); p. 528, P25 (Forbes).

Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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