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    Sale 2159

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 116

    A COALPORT TURQUOISE-GROUND PARCEL BISCUIT FIGURAL CENTERBOWL

    CIRCA 1855

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A COALPORT TURQUOISE-GROUND PARCEL BISCUIT FIGURAL CENTERBOWL
    CIRCA 1855
    The bowl of trumpet form, its gilt enriched rim pierced as scrolling vine, a band of fruiting grapevine below, all supported by three winged allegorical figures, on a gadrooned tripartite base molded with ribbon-tied floral swags
    20 7/8 in. (53 cm.) high, the porcelain


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    See M. Messenger, Coalport 1795-1926, Suffolk, 1995, p. 276, pl. 273 for a very similar 'magnificent comport'.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION