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Small Liverpool Transfer-decorated Creamware Jug

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3222B
Lot:
173
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Small Liverpool Transfer-decorated Creamware Jug, England, late 18th/early 19th century, one side depicting a maid and a lamb, the other side with a woman seated beneath a willow tree, ht. 5 5/8 in.

Provenance: Marie & Peter Warren Antiques, Inc.

Literature: This lot, and others from the same collection, are illustrated and contextualized in Imagining Ichabod: My Journey Into 18th-Century America Through History, Food, and a Georgian House, by Paula Bennett (Bauer and Dean: New York, 2016). Imagining Ichabod is described as a "warm, personal account of life in an eighteenth-century house and the search for its first inhabitants... [which offers] a fascinating glimpse into [the United States'] colonial period and its years as a fledgling republic."
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Paula Bennett, Bauer, British art, Creamware, Staffordshire pottery, United Kingdom, United States

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