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Battersea Enameled Metal Potpourri Vase

Auction:
2349
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Battersea Enameled Metal Potpourri Vase, England, 1765-70, pierced conical top on vase decorated with figures and sheep in a landscape in a cartouche with simulated gilt foliate border on a turquoise ground, (small repair), ht. 9 1/4 in.

Provenance: Klaber and Klaber, June 2003 Grosvenor House fair from The Ionides Collection.

Reference: English Painted Enamels, Illustrated from the Collections of Her Majesty Queen Mary and the Honorable Mrs. Ionides. Hughes, Therle & Bernard, London, 1951, p. 19.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Keywords

United Kingdom, Mary, London, Perfumery, Ulmus americana 'Vase'

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