WILLIAM DE MORGAN (1839-1917)
WILLIAM DE MORGAN (1839-1917)
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WILLIAM DE MORGAN (1839-1917)

A 'Persian' punch bowl, circa 1898-1907

Details
WILLIAM DE MORGAN (1839-1917)
A 'Persian' punch bowl, circa 1898-1907
glazed ceramic
The hourglass-form body painted in the 'Iznik' taste in blue and turquoise with stylized leaves, flowers and crescents on a white ground, the interior painted with a pair of griffins within a scroll border and under a turquoise glaze
Painted D.M. FULHAM and J.J. 32 for decorator Joe Juster
9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) high, 13 1/4 in. (33.7 cm.) diameter
Provenance
P.G. Higgs Collection.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 4 June 1996, lot 338.
Acquired by Ann and Gordon Getty from the above.
Literature
W. Gaunt and M.D.E. Clayton-Stamm, William de Morgan: Pre-Raphaelite Ceramics, Greenwich, 1971, p. 108, pl. 94 (illustrated).
Special notice
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