25 October 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
SIX MINTON MAJOLICA 'NEW STONE' GREEN-GROUND PLATES
DATE CYPHERS FOR 1860-61, IMPRESSED UPPERCASE AND B.B. MARKS, REGISTRY DIAMOND FOR 12 APRIL 1860
Each center crisply moulded with a florette radiating fan-pattern within basket-weave borders
9¼ in. (23.3 cm.) diameter (6)
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The impressed intials B.B. are found on earthenwares indicating 'best body'.
This lot is offered without reserve.
An expert introduction to the category, illustrated with works by Abts, LeWitt, Francis, Rama and more, offered from 12-20 September in First Open (Online)
The London firm whose founders pulled prints for many of modern art’s greats, from Lucian Freud to Leon Kossoff and Paula Rego