5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 212
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
A WORCESTER BLUE-SCALE-GROUND TRIO AND AN IMARI-PATTERN TEACUP AND SAUCER
CIRCA 1770, BLUE FRETTED SQUARE SEAL MARKS
The first painted with oriental flowering shrubs within gilt vase and mirror-shaped cartouches, the teacup and saucer decorated with flowers in a garden alternating with dark-blue panels with flower medallions, all heightened in gilt (5)
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The trio: with Newman & Newman Ltd., London, 1958.
Claud Cecil Gurney of design house de Gournay on a piece of Georgian furniture that represents
Anupam Ganguli of Royal Museums Greenwich discusses a pair of Persian carpets that remind him of his Delhi childhood