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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    A CHAMBERLAIN'S WORCESTER SALMON-GROUND CRESTED DISH & COVER

    CIRCA 1800, GILT SCRIPT MARK

    Price Realised  

    A CHAMBERLAIN'S WORCESTER SALMON-GROUND CRESTED DISH & COVER
    CIRCA 1800, GILT SCRIPT MARK
    Of shaped oval form, the cover painted front and back with the Newton crest of a blackamoor kneeling on a red striped baton, reserved on a wide border gilt with trellis within a band of paterae and rinceau scrolls
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) wide (2)


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    Other pieces from the present service, ordered by Michael Newton, are illustrated by Geoffrey A. Godden, Chamberlain Worcester Porcelain 1788-1852, 1982, p. 90, pl. 96.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEO & DORIS HODROFF


    Exhibited

    Atlanta, Georgia, Atlanta Historical Society, 1977-1985.