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An American Collector(#1USA) 06/12/2014 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 34 of 517: A Derby Porcelain Botanical Fruit Cooler and Cover, circa 1790, painted with ";Jacobean Amaryllis"; and ";Althaea Frutex"; within yellow and gilt line borders, painted marks in blue, 24cm high In 1792 correspondence from Joseph Lygo, the manager of the Derby porcelain factory's London showrooms, to William Duesbury II, the owner of the factory, refers to ";Nineteen numbers of a Botanical magazine sent to Derby";. It has been established that this letter refers to Curtis' Botanical Magazine pub

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Sold For:£600
Estimate: £200 - £300

An American Collector(#1USA)  06/12/2014 10:00 AM BST  Closed