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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 63

    A TALAVERA SQUARE CONDIMENT STAND

    CIRCA 1700

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A TALAVERA SQUARE CONDIMENT STAND
    CIRCA 1700
    Painted with birds among shrubs about a central circular galleried recess enclosing a putto with a bird on a cord, the corners each with a galleried recess enclosing a flowerhead, on four bracket feet (repaired chip to upper left corner, some chipping and flaking to galleries, rim and feet with some slight retouching)
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) wide


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    For condiment stands of similar form, see Anthony Ray, Spanish Pottery (London, 2000), pl. 39, no. 335 and pl. 42, no. 347.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN