Sale 22DD03 | Lot 398

Amphora Pottery Co. Art Nouveau Glazed Earthenware Vase With Water Plants and Bats

Catalogue: Doyle+Design: Session II, Featuring The Flower Family Collection

Lot Details

Lot 398
Amphora Pottery Co. Art Nouveau Glazed Earthenware Vase With Water Plants and Bats
Probably designed by Paul Dachsel, circa 1901-02
Of plant form, with a pierced bulbous mouth formed of overlapping bats and berries, cylindrical neck and bulbous body, molded with stalks, blossoms, leaves, and more bats, in ivory color, heightened with olive-green, impressed company marks on the underside. Height 20 1/2 inches.

Provenance:
John Cobabe, Redondo Beach, CA, at The Triple Pier Show, NYC, March 14, 1999.

Literature: See Ceramics from the House of Amphora 1890-1915, by Richard L. Scott, Jan Mergl and Lenka Merglova Pankova, p. 127, figs. 187 and 188, for a color illustration of two vases in this design with different coloration.


C The Flower Family Collection

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

appears to be in generally good, undamaged condition; dirty interior, particularly, down at the bottom; not black lighted


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Catalogue Info

Doyle+Design: Session II, Featuring The Flower Family Collection

Thu, Dec 08, 2022 at 10am EST
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