A WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE TEAPOT AND COVER CIRCA 1785
A WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE TEAPOT AND COVER CIRCA 1785
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A WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE TEAPOT AND COVER CIRCA 1785

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

A WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE TEAPOT AND COVER CIRCA 1785

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot Sold:6,250USD

Lot Details

Description

A WEDGWOOD BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE TEAPOT AND COVER CIRCA 1785


shape no. 303, the solid-blue 'dimpled' body applied in relief with scenes from 'The Reading Lesson', above an acanthus leaf band, affixed with a white jasper leaf-molded spout and handle, the cover with a Cupid knop, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD mark.

Height 7 in.

17.8 cm

Condition Report

The piece is in overall good appearance.

There is a small chip to rim of spout. There is a four point star crack body crack to the side not illustrated in the catalogue. To the side illustrated there is a faint body crack located at the acanthus leaf decoration, measuring approximately 3.5 cm


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 Mr. and Mrs. Z. Brodkiewicz, bearing label

Kantor Collection, bearing label

Skinner Boston, May 3, 1997, lot 177

Exhibited

Paine Art Center, 1965, no. D-32, bearing label

19th Wedgwood International seminar, 1974, bearing label

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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