A LONGTON HALL TULIP-MOLDED CREAM JUG, CIRCA 1755, AND A THURINGIAN TULIP-FORM BOX AND COVER, LATE 18TH CENTURY
A LONGTON HALL TULIP-MOLDED CREAM JUG, CIRCA 1755, AND A THURINGIAN TULIP-FORM BOX AND COVER, LATE 18TH CENTURY
A LONGTON HALL TULIP-MOLDED CREAM JUG, CIRCA 1755, AND A THURINGIAN TULIP-FORM BOX AND COVER, LATE 18TH CENTURY
A LONGTON HALL TULIP-MOLDED CREAM JUG, CIRCA 1755, AND A THURINGIAN TULIP-FORM BOX AND COVER, LATE 18TH CENTURY
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A LONGTON HALL TULIP-MOLDED CREAM JUG, CIRCA 1755, AND A THURINGIAN TULIP-FORM BOX AND COVER, LATE 18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

A LONGTON HALL TULIP-MOLDED CREAM JUG, CIRCA 1755, AND A THURINGIAN TULIP-FORM BOX AND COVER, LATE 18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

Lot Sold:11,875USD

Lot Details

Description

Sold Without Reserve

A LONGTON HALL TULIP-MOLDED CREAM JUG, CIRCA 1755, AND A THURINGIAN TULIP-FORM BOX AND COVER, LATE 18TH CENTURY


the jug formed of molded tulip petals brightly painted in shades of purple and yellow, with a green stem handle extending from the foot, the interior painted with a small flower; the box with dark puce petals and a small green stem

(jug) height 3 ¼ in.; (box) length 4 in.

8 cm; 10 cm

Condition Report

Both pieces are in good condition and appearance. The Longton Hall jug with a tiny rim chip, and some wear to painted enamels


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

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc. New York, 16 April 1982, lot 98a (Longton Hall cream jug)

Catalogue Note

A cream jug of this form is in the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, acc. no. C.274-1940, bequeathed by Mr. Arthur Hurst. A further example was sold at Christie's London, 21 November 1977, lot 152. A teapot and stand of this type was in the Hanley Collection, sold at Sotheby's London, 14 May 2014, lots 142-143

Mario Buatta: Prince of Interiors
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