Decorative Arts Auction

June 14, 2017

LOT 48
Chelsea Duck-Form Tureen and Cover, c.1755
  • Chelsea Duck-Form Tureen and Cover, c.1755
  • Chelsea Duck-Form Tureen and Cover, c.1755
  • Chelsea Duck-Form Tureen and Cover, c.1755

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Chelsea Duck-Form Tureen and Cover, c.1755

with crested head cocked to one side, moulded and sparsely painted with purple plumage, a foot and leaves around the base coloured in orange, puce and green
length 6.7" — 17 cm.
painted red anchor mark and No.1 in red
cover restored

Estimate $700-$1,000

Realised: $2,280
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

A similar tureen is in the Cecil Higgins Museum Collection, Bedford

Additional Info:

Department: Decorative Arts
Ceramics