London, South Kensington
7 June 2001
A pair of Derby Crown Porcelain turquoise-ground urn-shaped vases and covers
each painted by Landgraf with scantilly-clad dancing putti within a gilt roundel and a 'jewelled' white band, signed, the reverse with trophies, with gilt scrolling handles with leaf terminals and hinged loops, on gadroon-moulded circular foot and square base, printed blue and iron-red marks, late 19th century (one cover restored, both cracked to base, extensive rubbing to gilding) -- 40cm. high
See illustration (2)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Cf. John Twitchett and Betty Bailey, Royal Crown Derby (1988), p. 47, for a pair of similarly-shaped vases painted by Landgraf.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Offered in New York, the art collected by the Tony Award-winning producer, philanthropist and ‘grand dame’ of Palm Beach
Nishad Avari guides us through the life and art of one of India’s most important painters — illustrated with works offered on 11 September in New York