William Moorcroft Flambe fish vase
Lot 228
William Moorcroft 'Carp' a superb un-recorded double-gourd flambé Vase, 1914
Sold for £19,200 (US$ 31,957) inc. premium
Lot Details
William Moorcroft
'Carp' a superb un-recorded double-gourd flambé Vase, 1914
decorated with three stylised fish swimming amongst aquatic foliage on a mottled green ground
31cm high, signed in green with stamped date and maker's marks

Footnotes

  • Please see The Harriman Judd Collection, Sotheby's New York, January 22, 2001, Lot 425 for a similar study in shades of blue and green.

    Literture: P. Atterbury Moorcroft, a guide to Moocroft pottery, 1897-1993 Richard Dennis publications, 2008, pg. 45 and 46 for images of further studies.
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