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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 20

    A GROUP OF ENGLISH AND CONTINENTAL 'ATTIC'-STYLE POTTERY AND PORCELAIN

    THE POTTERY CIRCA 1820, THE SAMUEL ALCOCK & CO. 1870, THE FRANK BEARDMORE & CO. VASE 20TH CENTURY, PRINTED AND IMPRESSED MARKS

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    A GROUP OF ENGLISH AND CONTINENTAL 'ATTIC'-STYLE POTTERY AND PORCELAIN
    THE POTTERY CIRCA 1820, THE SAMUEL ALCOCK & CO. 1870, THE FRANK BEARDMORE & CO. VASE 20TH CENTURY, PRINTED AND IMPRESSED MARKS
    Comprising: a French creamware oviform vase printed with classical figures emblematic of Mars and Février within bands of fruiting vine; a French creamware plate printed in brown with a winged finger clipping Cupid's wings, within a border of trophies; two Samuel Alcock & Co. oviform ewers printed in orange and black with a frieze of 'The Nuptials of Paris and Helen' below bands of palmettes; an English porcelain rectangular tray similarly printed in shades of brown, ochre and blue; the Frank Beardmore & Co., 'Basaltine Ware' vase of slender cylindrical form, similarly printed with classial figures
    The Alcock vases 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high (6)


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