A Worcester porcelain vase and cover SOLD

of baluster shape, with a high domed cover with a flower bud finial, painted with ‘The Mobbing Birds with Owl’ pattern with a long-eared owl perched on a branch, flanked by two other birds, perched on a tree branch above a grassy mound, the reverse with a formal bouquet of flowers with roses and bluebells, with related sprigs and scattered leaves around the neck and cover.

c.1757-58

Ht. 7.3 inches

A similar vase is in the H Rissik Marshall collection, no.513 in the Ashmolean Museum.

 

 
Stock number: 10697