• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 280

    A TERRACOTTA 'SIEGFRIED' DESIGN JARDINIERE AND STAND

    BY LIBERTY & CO., THE DESIGN BY ARCHIBALD KNOX, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A TERRACOTTA 'SIEGFRIED' DESIGN JARDINIERE AND STAND
    BY LIBERTY & CO., THE DESIGN BY ARCHIBALD KNOX, CIRCA 1890
    With impressed stamp 'DESIGNED AND MANUFACTURED BY LIBERTY & CO./REGD.NO.422733'
    47 in. (119.3 cm.) high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    The distinctive 'Celtic' pattern pots were the result of a collaboration between Archibald Knox and Liberty. The 'Siegfried' design pedestal and pot appears in Liberty & Co.'s Book of Garden Ornaments, 1904.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage