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FS37: Three Day Fine Art Sale

A First Period Worcester Coffee Can Decorated in the Workshops of James Giles

Auction Lot FS37/125

A First Period Worcester coffee can decorated in the workshops of James Giles with a bullfinch perched on a leafy branch, a colourful butterfly to the reverse, circa 1770-72, 6cm high.

A First Period Worcester Coffee Can Decorated in the Workshops of James Giles (FS37/125) offered in our Three Day Fine Art Sale starting on 22nd January 2018 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A First Period Worcester coffee can decorated in the workshops of James Giles with a bullfinch perched on a leafy branch, a colourful butterfly to the reverse, circa 1770-72, 6cm high.

The Flowerday Collection

This item is part of a 124 lot collection being sold at auction through Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood.

The Flowerday Collection of 18th Century English porcelain is the result of almost 40 years of collecting and includes the twelve 'Galle' faience cats.

More Details

Notes

Cf. Stephen Hanscombe 'James Giles, China and Glass Painter' 2005 section IV for illustrations and a discussion of the Giles decorated 'Naturalistic Birds'.

Price Realised

£6,100

Department

Ceramics and Glass

Sale Information

FS37: Three Day Fine Art Sale
Monday, 22nd January 2018
Tuesday, 23rd January 2018
Wednesday, 24th January 2018

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 2:00pm on Monday, 22nd January 2018 as part of the Flowerday Collection section of the sale.

Contact

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

Telephone: +44 (01392) 413100

Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

Please note that we are unable to provide a wrapping, packing and despatch service ourselves, but we have negotiated preferential rates with Mailbox Etc.

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