TWO ROYAL WORCESTER PORCELAIN RETICULATED EWERS BY GEORGE OWEN, PAINTED BY HARRY CHAIR AND ERNEST PHILLIPS 1909 AND 1913
TWO ROYAL WORCESTER PORCELAIN RETICULATED EWERS BY GEORGE OWEN, PAINTED BY HARRY CHAIR AND ERNEST PHILLIPS 1909 AND 1913
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TWO ROYAL WORCESTER PORCELAIN RETICULATED EWERS BY GEORGE OWEN, PAINTED BY HARRY CHAIR AND ERNEST PHILLIPS 1909 AND 1913

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

TWO ROYAL WORCESTER PORCELAIN RETICULATED EWERS BY GEORGE OWEN, PAINTED BY HARRY CHAIR AND ERNEST PHILLIPS 1909 AND 1913

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Sold:17,500USD

Lot Details

Description

TWO ROYAL WORCESTER PORCELAIN RETICULATED EWERS BY GEORGE OWEN, PAINTED BY HARRY CHAIR AND ERNEST PHILLIPS 1909 AND 1913


both pierced and painted with swags of yellow and pink roses, enriched with raised gilding, the first of conical shape with a unique pierced band, signed H. Chair at handle, shape number 1260, BT monogram in iron-red enamel; the other with a honeycomb pierced band with high handle with satyr mask terminal, signed E. Phillips at handle, shape number 1144, SD monogram in iron-red enamel, both with puce printed factory marks.

Heights 6⅜ in. and 6½ in.

16.1 and 16.6 cm

Condition Report

Both pieces in overall good appearance and condition. No damage noted.


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

The Harry Chair painted ewer: Bonhams London, May 18, 2011, lot 598

The Ernest Phillips painted ewer: Doyle New York, March 29, 1989

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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