TWO WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT EWERS CIRCA 1775
TWO WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT EWERS CIRCA 1775
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TWO WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT EWERS CIRCA 1775

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

TWO WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT EWERS CIRCA 1775

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot Sold:8,125USD

Lot Details

Description

TWO WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT EWERS CIRCA 1775


shape number 60, each of ovoid form, the flaring shell molded rim issuing a tall looping handle terminating in a Dionysus mask above applied anthemion and laurel wreath bands, on square bases, impressed Wedgwood & Bentley marks. 

Heights 13¾ and 13⅝ in.

35 and 34.7 cm

Condition Report

Generally good condition.


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

Muriel Polikoff, April 1975

Exhibited

Institute of Fine Arts, 1982, bearing label

The Hammond Museum, 1984, bearing label

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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