5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 600
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
FOUR WORCESTER CUPS AND SAUCERS
CIRCA 1765-90, THREE WITH BLUE FRETTED SQUARE SEAL MARK
The first faceted, transfer-printed with 'L'amour' in dark puce after an engraving by Robert Hancock, the second, faceted, painted with flowersprays, the third of reeded form with moulded scroll handle, painted and gilt with 'Parrot pecking fruit pattern, with a floral border, the last of spirally moulded ogee form, painted with scattered cornflowers and gilt with leaves (8)
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