A fine Nantgarw cabinet cup and stand, circa 1818-20
Lot 138
A fine Nantgarw cabinet cup and stand, circa 1818-20
Sold for £3,000 (US$ 5,042) inc. premium
Lot Details
A fine Nantgarw cabinet cup and stand, circa 1818-20
Painted in London, probably in the Sims workshop, the cup with twin griffon handles picked out in gold, the sharply turned foot and saucer well similarly treated, painted with groups of seven pink roses reserved on a ground of finely gilded dots, stand 10.4cm diam

Footnotes

  • Three single-handled cups with similar handles are illustrated by W D John, Nantgarw Porcelain Album (1975), illustrations 77 and a locally painted double-handled example from the Viscount St Davids Collection was sold in these rooms on 8 April 2009, lot 253. This style of Sims decoration is often attributed to James Turner, a former Derby artist
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  1. Fergus Gambon
    Specialist - British Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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