A Thomas Webb yellow and red cameo cylindrical vase by George Woodall, damaged
Lot 94
A Thomas Webb and Son cameo vase, circa 1880
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,400 - 3,100

Lot Details
A Thomas Webb and Son cameo vase, circa 1880
Of plain cylindrical shape and large size, the opaque yellow ground cased in the interior in opaque creamy white and overlaid in translucent red, carved in the manner of George Woodall with a Mughal-inspired design of formal flowering plants around Arabesque scrollwork panels, borders of linked ovals and flowerheads at the top and bottom, 26cm high (broken around the lower part)

Footnotes

  • Similar fine encased cameo work to that found on the present lot has been attributed to George Woodall and his team at Thomas Webb's. See the Oriental-style vase sold at Sotheby's, 15 July 2004, lot 181 and that sold in these Rooms, 17 December 2008, lot 391.
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