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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 52

    A PAIR OF ROYAL DOULTON STONEWARE MOTTLED-BROWN GROUND VASES

    DATE CYPHER FOR 1908, IMPRESSED CROWN AND LION MARK AND CYPHER, INCISED BN, 152 AND FAB MONOGRAM FOR FRANK A. BUTLER

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ROYAL DOULTON STONEWARE MOTTLED-BROWN GROUND VASES
    DATE CYPHER FOR 1908, IMPRESSED CROWN AND LION MARK AND CYPHER, INCISED BN, 152 AND FAB MONOGRAM FOR FRANK A. BUTLER
    In the Arts and Crafts taste, each of tapering cylindrical form, the shoulder with a band of stylized foliage in cobalt-blue
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Frank A. Butler is recorded at Doulton from 1772-1911 as a designer and decorator. His designs were much admired by both Queen Victoria and Gladstone. See Desmond Eyles, The Doulton Lambeth Wares, London, 1975, pp. 95-96 for a futher discussion.

    Provenance

    With Florian Papp, New York


    Saleroom Notice

    This lot will be offered without reserve.