Pair of urn shaped vases (some restoration)
Lot 179*
A pair of South Staffordshire urn shaped vases, circa 1765-70,
Sold for £212 (US$ 357) inc. premium
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Art & Antiques Oxford
8 Aug 2012 10:00 BST

Auction 19839
Pair of urn shaped vases (some restoration)
Lot Details
A pair of South Staffordshire urn shaped vases, circa 1765-70,
of moulded lobed urn shape with a knop painted with two cartouches of figures within landscapes, one with three ladies sat on the bank of a bending river, the other with figures before a farmhouse on a hill with goats, framed by raised gilt scroll work motifs against a white ground on square feet finished with further raised borders in gold, 23cm high. (2)

Footnotes

  • A garniture of similarly shaped vases was in the Ionides Collection, sold Sotheby's, 24 May 1976, lots 120 and 121
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