9 October 2002
A SILVER WATER PITCHER
Mark of Samuel Kirk, Baltimore, 1830-1846
The body lightly engraved with foliate scrolls and flowers, the foot with an acanthus band, the spout with a cherubic mask, marked underside.
8½in. (21.5cm.) high; gross weight 19oz.
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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