Lot 344
  • 344

STAFFORDSHIRE AGATEWARE FIGURE OF A SEATED CAT CIRCA 1750-60

Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 USD
Sold
2,750 USD
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Description

  • porcelain

Provenance

Sotheby's, London, October 16, 1990, lot 118;
Christie's, New York, Collection of Herbert and Sylvia Jacobs, January 24, 1994, lot 4.

Exhibited

Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Turned and Thrown: English Pottery 1660–1820 from Local Collections, March 29 - July 27, 2008.

Catalogue Note

Examples of this model are illustrated in various sources, including Charles F. C. Luxmoore, English Saltglazed Earthenware, pl. 31; Bernard Rackham, The Glaisher Collection of Pottery and Porcelain, Volume II, pl. 56C, no. 787, and in Herbert Read, Staffordshire Pottery Figures, pl. 10.
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