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A Royal Worcester porcelain potpourri vase and cover 
circa 1889
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
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148
A Royal Worcester porcelain potpourri vase and cover 
circa 1889
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Royal Worcester porcelain potpourri vase and cover 
circa 1889
painted by Charles Henry Clifford Baldwynsigned C. Baldwyn, with six swans in flight amongst reeds raised in gilding, the reverse with three swallows against a blue ground, puce printed factory marks, RdNd142778, shape number 1428. 
height 13 5/8 in.
34.6 cm
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Catalogue Note

A two-handled vase similarly painted with flying swans is illustrated in Henry Sandon, Royal Worcester Porcelain, from 1862 to the Present Day, color pl. XIV, where the author mentions that "the Japanese started copying Worcester, a particularly favorite subject being C.H.C. Baldwyn's flying swans" on p. 27.

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