The Studio Pottery Collection of Professor Luke Herrmann - Lot 91


‡ Dame Lucie Rie DBE (1902-1995)

a fine porcelain bottle vase with flaring rim, covered with manganese and blue bands, incised with two bands to the exterior and the interior of the flaring rim with radiating sgraffito lines, impressed seal mark, 15.5cm. high


Contemporary Ceramics, Christie's London 23rd November 1987 lot 176.


British Studio Pottery The Collection of a Discerning Academic, Monnow Valley Arts, 26th September - 8th November 2009, catalogue number 27.

20th Century British Studio Pottery from the Collection of an Oxford Graduate, Ashmolean Museum 14th April-14th August 1994, catalogue number 46.


no damage detected, no chips, cracks or restoration. lovely form and well controlled glazes and incising it has been checked under a UV light and no restoration is visible.

Estimate: £20,000 - 30,000
Hammer Price £ 23,000


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