William Moorcroft  'Waratah' a Fine and Rare Vase, circa 1930
Lot 338
William Moorcroft 'Waratah' a Fine and Rare Vase, circa 1930
Sold for £13,750 (US$ 23,111) inc. premium
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William Moorcroft
'Waratah' a Fine and Rare Vase, circa 1930
of baluster form, tubelined with four large flowers in tones of pink and cream, against a mottled green and blue ground
24.2cm high, signed in blue 'W.Moorcroft' with facsimile signature and 'Potter to H.M the Queen'

Footnotes

  • This very large example of the 'Waratah' design can be seen illustrated in Paul Atterbury's 'Moorcroft; 1897-1993 New Edition', 2005, Dennis and Edwards, pg. 122
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    Auction Administration - 20th Century Decorative Arts
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