• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 44

    'HEAT AND DUST' (1983)
    AN ENGLISH EARTHENWARE PART TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE

    FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, BLACK PRINTED SOHO POTTERY MARKS AND IMPORTER'S MARK OF A.R. SAYEED & SON, HYDERABAD

    Price Realised  

    'HEAT AND DUST' (1983)
    AN ENGLISH EARTHENWARE PART TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE
    FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, BLACK PRINTED SOHO POTTERY MARKS AND IMPORTER'S MARK OF A.R. SAYEED & SON, HYDERABAD
    Decorated with a green enamel border gilt with a medallion and the inscription Nawab Ahmeduddin Khan, gilt foliate apron, comprising; eleven teacups and twelve saucers, eleven coffee cups and twelve saucers, twelve soup plates, eleven tea/side plates, eleven luncheon plates and twelve dinner plates


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    Provenance

    Nawab Amhed Ud-din Khan.
    The Merchant Ivory Production 'Heat and Dust' (1983).