A PAIR OF WORCESTER (FLIGHT, BARR & BARR) MAGENTA-GROUND POT-POURRI VASES, COVERS AND LINERS

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A PAIR OF WORCESTER (FLIGHT, BARR & BARR) MAGENTA-GROUND POT-POURRI VASES, COVERS AND LINERS
CIRCA 1817, IMPRESSED MARKS

Each of inverted pear shape with everted gadrooned rim and bracket handles rising from mask terminals, the pierced cover set above a liner cover, painted with a landscape within gilt borders, the lower body moulded with overlapping leaves (one liner with restored chip, one leaf chipped, one cover broken and restuck, chips to socles and bases)--15½in. (39.4cm.) high (2)
Exhibited
London, Victoria & Albert Museum, C.I.N.O.A. Art Treasures Exhibition, 1962, no. 448

Lot Essay

The present pair of vases may be painted by either George Davis or Charles Stinton. Cf. Henry Sandon, Flight Barr and Barr Worcester Porcelain 1783-1840, London, 1978, plate 122
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