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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    TWO VICTORIAN WINE GLASSES

    DESIGNED BY PHILIP WEBB (1831-1915), FOR WILLIAM MORRIS, CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO VICTORIAN WINE GLASSES
    DESIGNED BY PHILIP WEBB (1831-1915), FOR WILLIAM MORRIS, CIRCA 1860
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high and smaller (2)


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    Provenance

    By repute, a wedding gift from Philip Webb to William Morris.


    Literature

    Linda Parry, William Morris, V & A Museum, illustrated page 196, catalogue number K25, with the original pencil design K26.