Three French Dipped Ware Pottery Items
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 14, 2010 3:00PM
Three French Dipped Ware Pottery Items, 19th century, a black-checkered whiteware cup with the blue-printed mark "J. Viellard & Cie Bordeaux/Porcelaine Opaque Anglaise. D. Johnston," a mocha can with swirling dendritic decoration impressed "GIEN," and a mug banded in blue and black with a printed mark "GIEN G.G. & Cie," ht. 2 3/4, 2 3/4, 3 5/8 in., respectively.
Literature: The black checkered cup is illustrated in Mocha and Related Dipped Wares, 1770-1939, by Jonathan Rickard, University Press of New England, Hanover, and London, 2006.
Bordeaux-perfect; Mocha- perfect; Banded-two rim lines 3 1/2 and 2 1/2 in. lg.