A Worcester hexagonal creamboat, circa 1755
Lot 93
A Worcester hexagonal creamboat, circa 1755
Sold for £900 (US$ 1,512) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Worcester hexagonal creamboat, circa 1755
Of hexagonal shape with a flaring rim and an angular handle with a curled thumbrest, the sided moulded with scrollwork cartouches encasing scenes painted in blue with the 'Captive Bird' pattern of a pagoda and an Oriental figure holding a bird in flight by a string, the interior rim painted in blue with garlands of flowers, 11.2cm long, workman's mark (rim chips)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Godden Reference Collection

    Illustrated by Geoffrey Godden, British Porcelain (1974), p.420, pl.521, The pattern is listed as I.A.33 by Branyan, French and Sandon
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  1. Fergus Gambon
    Specialist - British Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8245
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