Lot 1039Sèvres Porcelain Oeil-de-Perdrix Mosaïque Ground Footed Milk-Jug (Pot à Lait à Trois Pieds)
Circa 1768, blue interlaced L's enclosing the date letter P, incised 10 to one foot
Of pear shape with loop handle, on three branch feet, finely painted with a pastoral view with a central figure and his hound before a farmhouse, within a gilt surround, the ground enriched with a mosaic pattern of blue and red dotted circlets centering either cobalt blue dots or large gilt oeil-de-perdrix. Height 3 3/4 inches (9.5 cm).
C The Estate of a European Collector
Sold for $1,512
Overall very nice condition, some minor surface wear mainly to the enamel dot decoration at the widest point on each side.
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