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Sale IT209 Lot 2257

WEDGWOOD CANEWARE ENAMEL-DECORATED TEAPOT AND COVER circa 1785-1795, impressed Wedgwood mark, the applied decoration after Francois Duquesnoy (1594-1643), of bamboo barrel form with matching spout and handle, trimmed with green enamels and acanthus banding, the gadrooned cover with pierced ball finial, the central register applied in relief with a frieze of 'Boys at Play', the interior glazed, h: 5 1/2 x l: 9 1/2 in.

Provenance: With Leo Kaplan Ltd, New York City, 2005.
Jeffrey Milkins Collection, no. 392.

Catalogue Note:
For a slightly variant caneware teapot molded with 'Bacchanalian Boys', see The Victoria & Albert Museum, accession no. 1505&A-1855.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Sold for $750.00

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