20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 1,062
TWO WORCESTER (FLIGHT, BARR & BARR) CRESTED GREEN-GROUND DISHES AND A CHAMBERLAIN'S WORCESTER ARMORIAL COBALT-BLUE GROUND DESSERT PLATE
CIRCA 1820-1830, IMPRESSED CROWN AND INITIALS MARK AND PUCE AND IRON-RED PRINTED MARKS, RESPECTIVELY
The first a shaped oval dish with the crest of O'Brien as borne by the Earls of Inchquin of an arm holding a dagger below the motto VIGUEUR DE DESSUS; the second a shaped plate with the grisaille Wilkinson crest of a dog seated among bulrushes; the cobalt-blue ground plate with the arms of Hullock impaling Martin above the motto TENTANDA VIA EST, the border with ivory-ground cartouches of roses within raised gilt scroll surrounds
12 in. (30.4 cm.) long, the oval dish (3)
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEO & DORIS HODROFF
Atlanta, Georgia, The Atlanta Historical Society, 1977-1985.