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A Worcester flared cylindrical mug
A Worcester flared cylindrical mug

CIRCA 1758

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A Worcester flared cylindrical mug
Circa 1758
With ribbed loop handle, painted in a vibrant famille rose palette with an elegant Oriental gentleman holding a parasol, flanked by an attendant child holding a basket of fruit and a woman seated on a table beneath willow trees and with rockwork, grasses and a bird in flight towards the handle, a green enamelled leaf disguising a firing crack to the rim above the handle
3 in. (8.5 cm.)

Lot Essay

Cf. the example exhibited by Albert Amor Ltd., The Cohen Collection of Early Worcester Porcelain (1992), no. 68 and the example from the Collection of Mrs Franklin Chace, sold in these Rooms, 19 November 1973, lot 146, and another on 11 March 1996, lot 45. A further example is illustrated by Franklin A. Barrett, Worcester Porcelain (1953), pl. 10B.
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