04-13-2019 04-13-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3234B Boston
April 13, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Josiah Wedgwood II Letter Dated 1814

$615$500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Josiah Wedgwood II Letter Dated 1814, England, to Mr. Howorth notifying him that his salary would be two hundred pounds a year, 7 x 7 1/2 in.; set in a modern wood frame.

Note: Robin Reilly describes a John Howorth as salesman and manager of Wedgwood's York Street showroom from 1814 until 1829. Howorth succeeded Tom Byerley as Wedgwood's London showroom manager.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $500-700

In overall good condition.


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Keywords

Robin Reilly, Tom Byerley, Jeffrey Milkins, United Kingdom, London