THREE LONGTON HALL CABBAGE-LEAF DISHES AND A CHELSEA DISH, CIRCA 1755
THREE LONGTON HALL CABBAGE-LEAF DISHES AND A CHELSEA DISH, CIRCA 1755
THREE LONGTON HALL CABBAGE-LEAF DISHES AND A CHELSEA DISH, CIRCA 1755
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THREE LONGTON HALL CABBAGE-LEAF DISHES AND A CHELSEA DISH, CIRCA 1755

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

THREE LONGTON HALL CABBAGE-LEAF DISHES AND A CHELSEA DISH, CIRCA 1755

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Sold:7,500USD

Lot Details

Description

THREE LONGTON HALL CABBAGE-LEAF DISHES AND A CHELSEA DISH, CIRCA 1755


the Longton Hall wares modeled as overlapping cabbage leaves, comprising a large lozenge-shaped stand and two similar handled leaf-shaped dishes, the Chelsea dish of circular form applied with three clusters of flowerheads, red anchor mark

(Longton Hall stand) length 15 in.

38 cm

Condition Report

The Longton Hall lozenge-shaped stand, hairline crack to rim 7.5 cm and a few small scattered shallow rim chips. The handled dish with darker green-edged leaves, a hairline crack to body and another to rim, the larger 10 cm long. The larger handled dish with a shallow rim chip and a few small chips to applied leaves.

The Chelsea dish, several open cracks to dish, a re-stuck leaf tip, another lacking, the dish will require stabilization.


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

D.M & P. Manheim, New York, 1957, bearing label (Longton Hall lozenge-shaped stand)

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc. New York, 12 April 1985, lot 56

Peggy Ann Hawkins Collection, Lexington Virginia, Sotheby's London, 2 June 1959, lot 66 (a leaf-shaped dish)

Sotheby's London, 2 November 1965, lot 139

D.M & P. Manheim, New York, bearing label (Chelsea dish)

Mario Buatta: Prince of Interiors
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