Very Rare Vauxhall Tea Bowl and Saucer 1755-60
Heading :A Rare Vauxhall Tea bowl and Saucer
Date : 1755-1760
Period :George 11
Origin :Vauxhall London
Colour :Underglaze blue on white
Pattern : Oriental style featuring a pagoda on island variant.
Features : The inner rim with a single line blue edge.
Dimensions : The saucer 11.5cms diameter, the teabowl 7cms and 3.9cms tall
Weight :100 grams. This is clearly very finely "potted"
Reference : For a similar Teabowl and Saucer see Goddens Guide To English Blue and White Porcelain - p179 plate 214.Also for a selection of variants of this design including this saucer see plate 229 bottom right.
For a Teabowl painted with this same design see Phillips The Watney Collection Part 111 1st November 2000 Lot 1150 page 145.
For a saucer with this same design see Bonhams The Geoffrey Godden Collection of Blue and White Porcelain 30th June 2010 Lot 27.
For a tea bowl and saucer in this pattern see Bonhams The Barbara Leake Collection 12th March 2008 Lot 88.
For a saucer dish showing a variant of this landscape featuring a 'timid' Chinese Fisherman in the foreground see Bonhams The Pinewood Collection 31st October 2001 Lot 80 and the catalogue dust jacket front cover. This same saucer dish featured in Simon Spero's 1996 Exhibition catalogue No34.
- Product Code: 20043006
- Availability: Sold