A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77
Lot 231
A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77
Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,353) inc. premium
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A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77 A rare West Pans guglet and basin Circa 1764-77
Lot Details
A rare West Pans guglet and basin
Circa 1764-77
The guglet of pear shape with a swelling band just below the rim, the basin of conical form, painted in underglaze blue with Chinoiserie landscapes picked out in red and green enamel and surrounded by flower sprays in 'Trembly Rose' style, (imperfect), guglet 26.2cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:

    The Rous Lench Collection, Sotheby's 1 July 1986, lot 313. Illustrated by Bernard Watney, Longton Hall (1957), pl 8. Another West Pans guglet is illustrated by George Heggarty, Out of the Blue (2008), Illus 14, p 19 and lacks the swelling band just below the rim. It is painted in underglaze blue with a closely related design to that on the basin of the present lot but lacks the enamelled decoration.
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