A Group Of French Creamware Black Transfer-Printed Serving Pieces, Impressed Marks For Creil, Early 19th Century

comprising an tureen and cover printed with mythological scenes; a sauce tureen on fixed stand and cover printed with topographical scenes; an ewer printed with named topographical scene of 'Chateau De St. Elme, Naples'; a circular charger printed with scene of 'Le Corps du Prince Poniatowski retrouvé dans l'Elster'; and a navette-form dish printed with goddess 'Diane'; together with a serving bowl printed in manganese with scene of 'Orphée et Euridice'. The circular charger 14in. (36cm.) diameter (8) - Estimate $1,200 - $1,800Price Realized $625

Christie's interiors. 18 - 19 December 2008. New York, Rockefeller Plaza. Image 2008 Christie's Ltd. www.christies.com