18 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A CONTINENTAL FAYENCE CABBAGE TUREEN AND COVER
Naturally modelled as a cabbage with overlapping leaves with green veins, applied with a snail and fruit, standing on four smaller leaves, the cover moulded as a leaf with an ochre apple finial (small area of restoration by one fruit, slight cracks to rim, some chipping to edges of leaves and cover)
8¾ in. (22.3 cm.) high overall
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
For a Holics tureen and cover of the same form, see Ákos Kiss, Ungarische Barock-Fayencen (Budapest, 1966), pl. 18.
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.
Carlo Scarpa took the traditions of Venetian glassblowing and created some of the 20th century’s most innovative designs
Specialist Joy McCall answers 7 key questions for prospective buyers of the legendary French glassmaker’s exquisite pieces
European Ceramics specialist Dominic Simpson on porcelain’s first appearance in Europe in the 18th century, which pieces ..