Sold for £340
Condition is fair. Chipping present throughout, to the bases of the vases and to painted areas. Areas of loss to the neck of one vase, to two covers, the foot of one vase, and the finial of the third cover has broken off. Previous restoration to the finial of another cover: glued on. Areas of repainting. The top of one vase appears to have been cut off. Series of hairlines to neck of this vase. Crack to the body of one vase. Images available.
EARLY 20TH CENTURY DUTCH DELFTWARE BLUE & WHITE VASE AND COVER,
of baluster form, the cover with bird finial, the body decorated in underglaze blue with a figural landscape scene within scroll borders, painted 'W' mark to base, 37cm high, along with two other Delft vases and covers, and another vase (4)
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection
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