9th October 2021 9:30 GMT/BST

20th Century Design

  Lot 2039


Dame Laura Knight DBE RA RWS (1877-1970) for Foley China: A Tea Set, comprising six cups and saucers, six side plates, cake plate, milk jug and sugar bowl, decorated in black with figures, within a green and black border, printed factory marks and painted V611, cups 6cm high (21)

Sold for £380
Estimated at £200 - £300


.The green has started to deteriorate. The cake plate has a plate hanger glued to the back. One cup has a discoloured hair line cracks. Another cup has a hairline. Tiny nick to rim of cup. The plates are probably misfired or been in a fire, due to black in the glaze. All dirty. Needs to viewed due to condition.

Auction: 20th Century Design, 9th October 2021

The sale will include 65 lots of Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson furniture and furnishings from legendary chef Marco Pierre White’s hotel The Rudloe Arms in Wiltshire, as well as key pieces from some of the leading names in the Decorative Arts and 20th Century Design, such as Bernard Leach, Émile Gallé, Martin Brothers, Carlo Bugatti, Elizabeth Fritsch, and Rene Laliqué.


Thursday 7 October 10am-4pm, Friday 8 October 10am-5pm and morning of sale from 8am.

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