Lot 1073: A PAIR OF WORCESTER BOWLS DECORATED IN THE 'FAN' PATTERN, AND ANOTHER WORCESTER BOWL, CIRCA 1770 |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the pair painted in the Imari palette with underglaze-blue panels and flowers highlighted in iron-red and gilding, the other bowl painted with flower sprays and sprigs,
One of the imari bowls has some wear to the iron-red enamel in interior, the other with similar wear and some wear to gilding on rim. There is some typical surface scratching to all three bowls.
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Dimensions: 15.7cm., 6 1/8 in. and 14.5cm., 5 3/4 in. diam.