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Josiah Wedgwood I Letter Dated 1790

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Josiah Wedgwood I Letter Dated 1790, England, to the prominent Birmingham Unitarian merchant William Russell, evidently a reply to Russell's request that Wedgwood should help promote a committee representing a union of interests between dissenting congregations throughout the country, including two pages and an address leaf, framed as one, each approx. 7 x 8 1/2; set in a wood frame, 14 x 19 1/2 in.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $800-1,200

Slight paper loss affecting one or two words on the second page has been professionally repaired as has some paper loss on the address leaf.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Jeffrey Milkins, Darwin–Wedgwood family, England, Josiah, Josiah Wedgwood, Staffordshire, Staffordshire pottery, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery, William Russell, United Kingdom

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