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    Sale 5280

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Late The Hon. Mrs. Angela Lascelles

    28 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 52

    LUCIE RIE (1902-1995)
    A GLAZED STONE-WARE VASE

    CIRCA 1950

    Price Realised  

    LUCIE RIE (1902-1995)
    A GLAZED STONE-WARE VASE
    Circa 1950
    The tapering inverted body with spreading base, impressed monogram seal to underside, hairline crack
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    The newly married Gerald and Angela Lascelles lived at 12 Albion Mews from 1952-1956. Lucie Rie had her studio at 18 Albion Mews and given her close proximity to the Lascelles it is possible to suggest that this vase was acquired directly from the potter.

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    Provenance

    12 Albion Mews, Bayswater, W2. The Library, Fort Belvedere, Runnymede, Surrey, 1956-1976.
    Virginia Water Cottage, Windsor Great Park, Berkshire.


    Literature

    Christopher Hussey, 'Fort Belvedere, Surrey-II; The Residence of the Hon. Gerald Lascelles', Country Life, 26 November 1959, fig. 8., p. 962.