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Whimsical Doulton Lambeth Blue Salt-glaze Figural Group

Auction:
2481
Lot:
1
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$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Whimsical Doulton Lambeth Blue Salt-glaze Figural Group, c. 1875, modeled by George Tinworth, entitled "The Combat", depicting two frogs riding atop two mice while battling with lances, oval base inscribed twice, ht. 3 3/4, wd. 3 3/4 in.
See Richard Dennis: Doulton Ware Lambeth Art Pottery, Part II, 1975, no. 635.
Estimate $800-1,200

Slight 1/4" flake to footrim. Slight glaze fracture to side near where legs meet.

Keywords

Figural Group, George Tinworth, Richard Dennis, Ceramic glaze, Lambeth, Pottery

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