20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,375
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A TURNER'S PATENT IRONSTONE IMARI PART DINNER SERVICE
CIRCA 1800, IRON-RED TURNER'S PATENT MARKS
Each painted and gilt in the 'Waterlily' pattern with a large central bloom among further flowers and plants, the border alternating stylized ogival cartouches of flowering vine with lotus blooms before a fence, comprising:
An open oval vegetable dish, 12 in. (30.4 cm.) long
A smaller open oval vegetable dish, 11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) long
A sauce tureen and stand, 9½ in. (24.1 cm.) long, the stand
Nineteen dinner plates, 9¼ in. (23.4 cm.) diameter
A soup plate, 9¼ in. (23.4 cm.) diameter
Ten side plates, 8 in. (20.3 cm.) diameter
A slightly larger side plate, 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) diameter (35)
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C.f. Geoffrey A. Godden, Mason's China and the Ironstone Wares, Suffolk, 1980, p. 256, pl. 353 for a similar oval stand painted in this same pattern.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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