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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 529

    A STAFFORDSHIRE SALT-GLAZED FIGURE OF A DANCING MAN, A TEAPOT AND COVER AND A GROUP OF A EWE AND LAMB

    CIRCA 1765

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A STAFFORDSHIRE SALT-GLAZED FIGURE OF A DANCING MAN, A TEAPOT AND COVER AND A GROUP OF A EWE AND LAMB
    CIRCA 1765


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    Provenance

    Cyril Andrade, London, by 1924 (the teapot).
    With Louis Penson, New York (the teapot).
    Gift of Carleton Macy, 1934 (the teapot).
    J. Henry Griffith, London (the man).
    Cecil Baring, Lord Revelstoke, London (the man).
    Gift of Mrs. Russell S. Carter, 1944 (the man).
    Anonymous Gift, 1950 (the lamb).


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund


    Literature

    Andrade, “Astbury, Whieldon, Ralph Wood”, Old English Pottery, London, 1924, no. 57 (the teapot).