5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 812
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 900
TWO WORCESTER TEACUPS
CIRCA 1768, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND 9. MARKS
Both decorated in the atelier of James Giles, the first painted in shades of emerald green and black with figures before ruins in an Italianate landscape, the other painted with a bouquet of flowers and berries within a pink-scale border (2)
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