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FS24: Two Day Fine Art Sale

Three Graduating Aller Vale (Torquay) Grotesque Dragon Ewers

Auction Lot FS24/472

Three graduating Aller Vale (Torquay) grotesque dragon ewers each of oviform, the scaly tail forming the handle, the head and shoulders the spout, highlighted with green, brown and cream slips, the flanks applied with bulrushes, under green glazes, each impressed Aller Vale and incised 1475, 1890-1910, 29, 26 and 21cm high, [the largest cracked with restoration to foot, the middle with restored tip of spout].

Three Graduating Aller Vale (Torquay) Grotesque Dragon Ewers (FS24/472) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 28th October 2014 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

Three graduating Aller Vale (Torquay) grotesque dragon ewers each of oviform, the scaly tail forming the handle, the head and shoulders the spout, highlighted with green, brown and cream slips, the flanks applied with bulrushes, under green glazes, each impressed Aller Vale and incised 1475, 1890-1910, 29, 26 and 21cm high, [the largest cracked with restoration to foot, the middle with restored tip of spout].

The Roy Paine Collection of Torquay Pottery

This item is part of a 140 lot collection being sold at auction through Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood.

The Roy Paine Collection of Torquay Pottery (mainly from Aller Vale and Watcombe) comprises 66 lots and represents a collection built up meticuously over a 36 year period.

More Details

Price Realised

£280

Department

Ceramics and Glass

Sale Information

FS24: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 28th October 2014
Wednesday, 29th October 2014

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 10:00am on Wednesday, 29th October 2014 as part of the Oriental and European Ceramics and Glass section of the sale.

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

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