A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE RECTANGULAR FIGURAL BULB POTS CIRCA 1790
A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE RECTANGULAR FIGURAL BULB POTS CIRCA 1790
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A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE RECTANGULAR FIGURAL BULB POTS CIRCA 1790

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 USD

A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE RECTANGULAR FIGURAL BULB POTS CIRCA 1790

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 USD

Lot Sold:7,500USD

Lot Details

Description

A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE RECTANGULAR FIGURAL BULB POTS CIRCA 1790


the bodies modeled as pierced sarcophagi on rocky mound bases, with either Cupid or Psyche reclining beside a vase, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD.

Width 8⅜ in.

21.2 cm

Condition Report

The example in the left of the catalogue illustration.

Her right arm, right foot and left index finger replaced. Restoration to top front right corner of the pierced rim, and two rear corners. An area of restoration to top edge of sarcophagus located behind the figure's head.

The example in the right of the illustration, with restoration to left foot. A patch of restoration to his right shoulder and outer edge of upper part of arm. Minor chips to extremities. Both examples are in overall generally good appearance.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Collection of Mr Gabriel Kirzenbaum, New Jersey, February 1980

Exhibited

The Hammond Museum, 1984, bearing label

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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