Two rare Worcester bowls
Lot 75
Two Worcester bowls, circa 1780-1785
Sold for £237 (US$ 403) inc. premium
Lot Details
Two Worcester bowls, circa 1780-1785
Both printed with the rare variant of the 'Mother and Child' pattern with an additional standing figure holding a flower pot, the reverse of each bowl printed with 'La Terre' pattern of a kneeling Chinese figure and a 'Long Eliza' by a tall jardinière, the interiors printed with pomegranates and vines in a basket, 11.5cm and 15.1cm diam, crescent marks (2)

Footnotes

  • These interesting prints are discussed by Branyan, French and Sandon, patterns II.A.12 and II.A.13. The small size of bowl with the additional figure prints is particularly unusual
Activities
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Sarah Shirley-Priest
    Specialist - General Ceramics and Glass
    Bonhams
    Work
    The Old House
    Solihull, United Kingdom B93 0HT
    Work +44 1564 732 962
    FaxFax: +44 1564 778 069