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    Sale 2141

    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 4 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 423

    A GROUP OF JASPERWARE AND BLACK BASALTES PLAQUES,

    VARIOUS IMPRESSED MARKS FOR WEDGWOOD & BENTLEY, & WEDGWOOD, SOME INSCRIBED WITH SITTER'S NAMES, LATE 18TH- 19TH CENTURY,

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    A GROUP OF JASPERWARE AND BLACK BASALTES PLAQUES,
    VARIOUS IMPRESSED MARKS FOR WEDGWOOD & BENTLEY, & WEDGWOOD, SOME INSCRIBED WITH SITTER'S NAMES, LATE 18TH- 19TH CENTURY,
    comprising two blue oval and one green oval jasperware framed plaques, each with impressed uppercase mark for Wedgwood; a multicolored rectangular jasperware-style plaque; a basalt oval framed plaque, impressed lowercase mark for Wedgwood & Bentley; another basalt oval framed plaque, impressed uppercase mark for Wedgwood; and two simialr basalt-style plaques; together with a carved alabaster plaque of Dante; see condition report for details
    The largest basalt plaque 8in. (20.2cm.) high (9)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the two oval plaques of the muses and the rectangular plaque of the dancing hours are not in frames, they are mounted on board backings and the reverse has not been examined.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ARTHUR I. APPLETON