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White Salt-glazed Stoneware Polychrome Enamel-decorated Teapot and Cover

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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

Description:

White Salt-glazed Stoneware Polychrome Enamel-decorated Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1755-65, probably Staffordshire, globular shape with crabstock handle, spout, and twig finial, in the famille rose style with bibbed border above Chinese figural landscapes with ornaments, ht. 4 7/8, lg. 8 3/8 in.

Literature: Illustrated in Ceramics in America - 2001, by Chipstone, p. 200, fig. 21.

Provenance: Ex Reverend Cecil J. Sharp collection.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Cover: Professionally restored to rim chip and collar.
Pot: Professionally restored to rim and to body surrounding spout terminal.


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

Cecil J. Sharp, Ceramic art, Pottery, Salt glaze pottery, Spout, Stoneware, Teapot, United Kingdom

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