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William Ruscoe (English, 1904-19)

Auction:
2481
Lot:
521
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

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

Description:

William Ruscoe (English, 1904-19) Four Whimsical Stoneware Figures, comprising two figural groups of a lady and gentleman seated at a table, one titled "Wine", the other "Tea for Two," ht. 4, a figure of a balding waiter titled "Wine Butler," ht. 5, and a figure of a lady giving a cat a saucer of milk titled "Old Maid," ht. 5 in., all with impressed maker's name and titles to underside.
Estimate $300-500

wine: wine glasses missing/broken off.
old maid: chip to flounce at hem of dress.

Keywords

William Ruscoe, balding waiter, Butler , " ht, Tea for Two, Maid , " ht, maid, Wine

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