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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 126

    A WEDGWOOD FAIRYLAND LUSTRE VASE

    CIRCA 1920, BLACK PRINTED AND GILT ENRICHED PORTLAND VASE MARK, RECORDED AS FORM NO. 2442, BLACK PAINTED PATTERN NO. Z5200

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    A WEDGWOOD FAIRYLAND LUSTRE VASE
    CIRCA 1920, BLACK PRINTED AND GILT ENRICHED PORTLAND VASE MARK, RECORDED AS FORM NO. 2442, BLACK PAINTED PATTERN NO. Z5200
    Of square tapering form, the black lustre exterior enriched in the 'Red Firbolgs' pattern within a 'Dragon Bead' surround, the interior in the 'Thumbelina' pattern
    7 5/8 in. (19.2 cm.) high


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    Cf. Una des Fontaines, Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre, New York, 1975, p. 178.

    Provenance

    Robert C. Bultz Collection, no. 55.