British Ceramics 1690s to 1960s, Caricatures,
Commemoratives, Fairings and Pot Lids Sale
on Saturday 18th November 2017
Viewing:
On Saturday 18th November from 9.00am until 11.45am. Otherwise by appointment.
Lots marked with a # symbol are for internet viewing only and will not be available in
the saleroom on the day of the sale.
Lots: 201-250 of 507
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Lot 201
A good Prattware figure, the acanthus moulded base painted in ochre and green and impressed Charity, circa 1795, 225mm
Estimate:  £150 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 202
A Staffordshire pottery figure of Saint Sebastion on a named black painted square base, the reverse indistinctly impressed with two initials, circa 1830, 255mm, arms restored
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 203
A pearlware figure of Neptune the elaborately moulded square base with impressed name, circa 1810, 287mm, restored, together with a replacement metal trident (2)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 204
A pottery figure by John Walton of a boy with a bird and another of a girl with a lamb both beneath bocage, impressed scroll marks, circa 1815, 146mm, restored (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 205
A pottery figure by Ralph Salt entitled 'Gardeners' with bocage, impressed mark, circa 1820, 144mm another entitled 'Fire' and one other, each restored (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 206
A colourful Staffordshire pottery group of a lady with a lamb and another similar of a man with a dog, both on scroll bases with bocage, circa 1815, 172mm, small chips (2)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 207
A Staffordshire pottery group depicting young figures centred by a pedestal and bocage on a colourful rectangular base, circa 1820, 185mm, restored
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 208
A pottery group by John Walton entitled 'Tenderness' depicting figures and a lamb beneath bocage, impressed scroll mark, circa 1825, 175mm, some repainting
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 209
A Staffordshire pottery group entitled 'Peter Restoring the Lame Man', circa 1820, 190mm, some restoration
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 210
A large and colourful pair of Staffordshire pottery figures by John Walton entitled 'Elijah' and 'Widow' each depicted seated beneath bocage on named bases with impressed scroll marks, circa 1810, 300mm, minor restoration (2)
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 211
A Staffordshire pottery figure of a ram beneath bocage by Ralph salt, impressed banner mark, 130mm and another similar smaller, both circa 1820 and with restoration (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 212
A Staffordshire pottery group of a standing ram beneath bocage, circa 1830, 182mm and another smaller, both with minor chips to the bocage (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 213
A pair of Staffordshire pottery figures of deer beneath bocage, circa 1825, 132mm, some restoration (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 214
Two small buff coloured pottery models of deer with treacle coloured glaze, 73mm (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 215
A good 19th century pottery model of a green glazed frog on an encrusted oval base, 92mm long
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 216
A buff coloured earthenware model of a sheep with brown and white decoration, probably late-18th century
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 217
A cow creamer of Whieldon type decorated in pale yellow and brown standing upon a green glazed base, restored
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 218
A Staffordshire pottery model of a zebra, 120mm
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 219
A pearlware model of a reclining deer on a green glazed base, 142mm, circa 1780, bocage restored
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 220
A Staffordshire pottery model of a sheep with a lamb, circa 1830, 135mm, restored
Estimate:  £150 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 221
An earthenware figure of a reclining stag on encrusted green glazed base, circa 1805, 178mm high, restored.
* See English Earthenware Figures, page 94
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 222
A 19th century terracotta model of a reclining lion with brown and green streaked glaze, 195mm long
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 223
A 19th century terracotta whistle modelled as a perching bird with cream and brown streaked glaze, 166mm, restored
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 224
A 19th century Staffordshire brown treacle glazed model of a seated spaniel on rectangular base, 220mm
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 225
An English porcelain part tea set comprising a cup, two saucers, a side plate and a bowl, the saucers and plate each painted with landscapes and all the pieces decorated with gilt vermicule to the white ground, circa 1830 (5)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 226
A Chamberlains Worcester tea service comprising an oval teapot, cover and stand, an oval twin handled tureen and cover, two 215mm plates, one bowl, twelve trumpet shaped cups and saucers decorated with heraldic shields surmounted by the head of a unicorn emerging from a coronet also entwined initials within garters inscribed 'Nunquam non Paratus', the white ground with gilt vermicule decoration within a repeated lozenge border, painted marks on the plates and two lids, circa 1810, one cup with a small firing crack to the handle, two cups with small chips and two cups with fine hairline cracks, some gilding rubbed (32).

* Ex Laurance S. Rockefeller estate, sold Sothebys New York, 11th and 12th October 2005, lot 475
Estimate:  £1000 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 227
The highly important Barr, Flight & Barr Worcester floral specimen dessert service by William Billingsley comprising two superb tureens and covers each painted on both sides, two 280mm wide oval dishes and twenty-four 209mm plates each well painted with a different floral panel upon a fading grey reserve within gilt vermicule decorated white borders and wide banded gilt rims, impressed and printed marks, circa 1810, one plate chipped, two tureen lid finials with minor restoration, some gilt rubbing (30).

* See The Ewers-Tyne Collection of Worcester Porcelain at the Cheekwood Collection, Nashville, Tennessee by John Sandon, item number 77 for a plate from this unique service identified as being the work of Billingsley. Only employed at Barr, Flight & Barr for a short period, initially as a painter and subsequently perfecting their porcelain bodies Billingsley left in 1813 to set up a porcelain factory in Wales. Ex Laurance S. Rockefeller estate, sold Sotheby's New York, 11th and 12th October 2005, lot 281
Estimate:  £8000 - 12000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 228
A Barr Flight & Barr of Worcester dessert plate attributed to William Billingsley painted with a central floral spray encircled by three large and three small sprays within a wide gold banded rim, the underside with brown printed and impressed marks, circa 1810, 206mm, gilding rubbed and some scratching
Estimate:  £60 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 229
A Flight Barr & Barr Worcester service comprising a small twin handled tureen and cover, twelve 244mm plates, six 205mm dessert plates and six 242mm bowls, the salmon pink borders with gilt vermicule decoration and oval panels with SG monogram surmounted by an Earl's crown, impressed and printed marks, circa 1815, four plates with small chips and some gilt rubbing (26).
* Ex Sothebys New York, 4th and 5th April 2007, lot 182
Estimate:  £2000 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 230
A Barr Flight & Barr Worcester inkwell of kidney shape modelled with a serpent handle, the central panel painted with feathers flanked by bands of foliage in gilt, with further gilt decoration and lining, the underside with incised B mark, circa 1815, 171mm wide, lacking wells and covers.
* For a similar shape see Flight and Barr Worcester Porcelain 1783 - 1840 by Henry Sandon, plate 59
Estimate:  £800 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 231
A pair of Barr Flight & Barr Worcester square dishes of lobed outline the centres painted with circular panels of butterflies on a white reserve, the white border with vermicule decoration and wide banded rims all in gilt, the undersides impressed B.F.B. surmounted by a crown, 221mm square, circa 1806, both with well restored rims (2)
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 232
A good Flight Barr & Barr oblong pen tray on four gilt spherical feet painted with a view named on the underside 'Near Matlock Derbyshire' flanked by branches in gold, within a wide gilt banded rim, circa 1820, the base with painted script mark, 212mm long
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 233
A particularly fine Flight Barr & Barr cabinet cup and saucer by Thomas Baxter, the twin handled urn shaped body painted with an oval panel of a lady, entitled 'Patience' on the underside and a colourful spray of flowers on the reverse each within a border of magnificent jewelling upon a richly gilded blue ground, both the neck of the cup and the well of the saucer applied with a single row of white pearl ornamentation, the base of the cup inscribed in rouge de fer with maker's details, the base of the saucer with printed mark, 95mm high, circa 1815, rim of cup and one handle with good restoration.

* For a similar cup and saucer see Bonhams London, 3rd October 2012, lot 195
Estimate:  £2000 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 234
A particularly fine pair of cups and saucers by Flight Barr & Barr of Worcester painted by Thomas Baxter, the twin gilt handled urn shaped cups with painted panels entitled on the underside 'Ophelia' and 'Shylock' each with a quotation within wide moulded gilt borders upon an overglaze apple green ground, the cup necks and saucers applied with a single row of peal ornamentation and well gilded, the base of the cups inscribed with manufacturer's detail and the saucers with rouge de fer printed mark, circa 1815, 95mm high, one handle on the Shylock cup repaired and the associated ground with minor flaking, minor chips to the foot of the Ophelia cup (4)
Estimate:  £1400 - 1800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 235
A very fine vase and cover by Flight Barr & Barr of Worcester painted by Thomas Baxter, the urn shaped body raised on a square foot and set with twin entwined serpent handles, painted with oval panels named on the underside 'Lady Macbeth' and 'Belisarius' each within borders of colourful jewelling on a profuse gilt decorated blue ground, the cover with a flame finial set with a single band of pearl ornamentation also repeated on the urn, the base inscribed in grey with manufacturer's detail, circa 1825, 235mm high, handles and finial restored
Estimate:  £3000 - 4000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 236
A fine vase and cover by Flight Barr & Barr of Worcester painted by Thomas Baxter the deep crimson ground urn shaped body raised on a square foot and set with entwined serpent handles painted with an oval portrait named 'Belesarius' (sic) on the underside, applied with rows of pearl ornamentation to the body and lip, the base inscribed in rouge de fer with manufacturer's details and impressed with FBB mark surmounted by a crown, circa 1825, 195mm, handles restored
Estimate:  £1600 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 237
A Chamberlains Worcester twin handled urn on rectangular base with domed cover, the spirally fluted body of oval section painted with a panel entitled 'Belisarius' on a profusely gilded salmon pink banded white ground, the underside of the lid inscribed 'Chamberlains Worcester' in gilt, circa 1815, 220mm high, one handle restored and the cover repaired
Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 238
A fine quality Chamberlains Worcester inkwell modelled as a putto seated reading flanked by elaborate vases and volumes of books upon a rectangular base painted with floral panels each upon a gilt reserve, the underside with inscribed mark in gilt, 135mm, repairs to putto's arm and legs and the wings removed, handles not present on vases
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 239
George Stephenson: a named portrait study in pencil on paper, contained in a carved wood frame, circa 1848, 247mm high.
* Born in 1781, a renowned engineer and credited with being father of the railway he died in 1848
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 240
Railways: a mid-19th century pottery mug printed in brown with a locomotive named 'Jaco' pulling carriages, 75mm
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 241
Women's Institute: A cup, saucer and plate, circa 1950 (3)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 242
1896 Tsar Nicholas II: an enamelled metal 'Cup of Sorrow' and a modern Russian doll depicting various Premieres (a lot)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 243
1866 Oaks Colliery Disaster: a pottery teapot and cover printed in black with the two different scenes, 185mm high (2).
* On both 12th and 13th December the mine at Hoyle Mill exploded causing an official 361 men and boys, some as young as ten years, to perish ranking this the worst mining disaster. On re-examination the death toll has been raised to perhaps 383 lives. The disaster was the subject of a recently released film entitled 'Black Snow'.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 244
1930 Silver Jubilee of Rotary: a jug by Grays Pottery with named portrait of Paul Harris with dates and a mug for the 1974 general election detailing the Liberal vote (2)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 245
# American Architecture: a tea set by Lenox comprising teapot, sucrier, jug and six cups and saucers printed in black with named American landmark buildings and the eagle coat of arms within pink lustre borders, printed mark dated 1933 (17)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 246
# Lloyd George: a blue glazed character jug by Percy Metcalf numbered 294 of 1,000, 180mm and five pottery plates with portraits (6)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 247
# Lloyd George: an amusing white glazed parian caricature depicted standing his hand outstretched, 125mm, finger tips chipped, a pottery character jug, chipped, a composition figure and a quantity of related china, also a plate and three glasses for the MCC 1987 bi-centenary (a lot)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 248
Sir Francis Burdett: a rare glass picture entitled 'A representation of the forcible entry into the house of Sir Francis Burdett by the Sergeant at Arms on the morning he was conveyed a prisoner to the Tower, April 9th 1810', framed 332 x 442mm overall
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 249
1805 Nelson in Memoriam: a white stoneware jug modelled with allegorical scenes, 180mm
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 250
Wellington: a mid-19th century pottery cup and saucer with named seated portraits (2)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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