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Sale IT209 Lot 2281

PAIR OF WEDGWOOD MAJOLICA OCHRE-YELLOW GROUND 'TENDRIL' VASES date codes for 1862, designed by Edme Bouchardon, impressed uppercase marks, incised model no. 470, both of tulip form, with four spiral double handles issuing from flowerheads among green leaves, on a banded socle foot, the interior in mottled turquoise, h: 6 5/8 in. (2)

Provenance: Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection, No. 200.
Skinner, Boston, 13 July 2017, sale 3020B, lot 242.
Jeffrey Milkins Collection, no 893.

Catalogue Note:
For an illustration of the design for this form see, 'Second Livre de Vases, Invente par Edme Bouchardon', pl. 8. An example of this form in green jasper dip, circa 1790, is preserved at the Merseyside Museums.

Literature: See the Wedgwood Society of New York ( for these vases as part of the 'Registry for Unique Wedgwood', June 2003, item 1.
Estimate $600-800


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