• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5689

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 516

    A WORCESTER VASE, A BEAKER, A PAIR OF CHELSEA-DERBY URNS AND A CHELSEA-DERBY TWO-HANDLED VASE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE PAIR WITH GOLD ANCHOR MARKS

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    A WORCESTER VASE, A BEAKER, A PAIR OF CHELSEA-DERBY URNS AND A CHELSEA-DERBY TWO-HANDLED VASE
    LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE PAIR WITH GOLD ANCHOR MARKS
    The Worcester shield-shaped vase painted en grisaille with an allegorical scene titled 'Love Sleeps', the reverse with a topographical view of 'Launceston, Wales', the beaker painted with a scene on the river Wye, the pair of urns painted with portraits of beauties, quarter-length, the reverse with lansdscape vignettes between rams' head handles, the vase on stand painted with Venus and Adonis on a gilt and blue ground
    The first - 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high (5)


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