Pair Worcester plates, birds and cherries, one chipped, one with hairline crack to rim
Lot 109
A pair of Worcester dessert plates, circa 1765-70
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,348) inc. premium
Lot Details
A pair of Worcester dessert plates, circa 1765-70
Of lobed 'Meissen' shape with scalloped rims edged in gold, decorated in the Giles Workshop, one painted with a sprig of plums, the other with cherries, framed by three cartouches of colourful fancy birds perched in branches, 22cm and 22.9cm diam (one with hairline crack to rim, the other with shallow chip) (2)

Footnotes

  • For a matching plate, also combining Fancy birds and cherries, see Stephen Hanscombe, James Giles China and Glass painter (2005), fig 59
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