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Tin-glazed Earthenware Deep Dish

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Deep Dish, England, c. 1760, probably Glasgow and attributed to the Delftfield Pottery managed by Thomas Wright, blue decorated with border of grapes and foliage surrounding a central coastal landscape with sailing ship, dia. 10 in.

Provenance: Garry Atkins.

Literature: Illustrated in An Exhibition of English Pottery, by Atkins (2003), illus. 18; similar in Delftware, by Archer, illus. B. 258.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Heavy glaze loss surrounding edge of rim and with several chips including one of roughly 1".


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Thomas Wright, Garry Atkins, Glasgow, United Kingdom, Ceramic glazes, Delftware, Earthenware, Pottery, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing

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