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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 449

    A RAEREN BROWN SALTGLAZE STONEWARE INITIALLED AND DATED JUG

    DATED 1583

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RAEREN BROWN SALTGLAZE STONEWARE INITIALLED AND DATED JUG
    DATED 1583
    Initialled 'W.K.', moulded with two oval cartouches of a Justice and other allegorical figures within strapwork, the neck with alternating masks and strapwork
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high


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    Thomas Gambier Parry (d.1888) was an English artist and art collector. He is best remembered for his development of the Gambier Parry process of fresco painting. He purchased the Highnam Court estate in 1837 and remodelled the house and employed James Pulham & Son to landscape the gardens.

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    Provenance

    By repute, Thomas Gambier Parry, Highnam Court, Gloucestershire.