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Large and Impressive Glazed Ovoid-form Pot/Vessel; signed by listed ceramicist Sasha Makovkin
4832
1968

Sasha Makovkin typically threw pieces which his wife Susan decorated. His work ranged from functional stoneware forms to sculpture and architectural installations. Makovkin dug the stoneware clay he used for his functional pieces from Mt Tamalpias. Long before it was popular, Makovkin fired his work in a diesel fueled kiln using a mixture of used motor oils. 1954-1957 Heath Ceramics, Sausalito, California; 1966-1970 College of the Redwoods, Mendocino, California; 1988-1989 Artists (with his wife Susan) in Residence at Princeton Seminary, New Jersey

Height: 
16"
Diameter: 
14"
$2,750
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A Good Pair of German KPM White-glazed Pierced Lattice Compotes
4824
in production 1945-1962

Excellent vintage condition with no chips or cracks; Königliche Porzellan Manufaktur, or KPM (established 1723) was a fundamental part of the landscape of the European decorative arts in the 19th Century, and was, and still is, one of the most prolific producers of luxury porcelain

 

Height: 
7.5"
Diameter: 
9.75"
$1,950
Available
well-executed pair of delft polychromed hand-painted covered jars signed by the artist P. Verhoeve
4767
1950's

each hand-painted urn adorned overall with an abundance of flowers and opposing song birds; excellent vintage condition with minor wear; one with small chip to underside

Height: 
17"
Diameter: 
8"
$2,250
Available
rare and large english burmantofts faience teal-glazed pierce-work jardinière/urn/pot
4751
late 19th century

a fine example from the Leeds factory Burmantofts faïence, with pierced neck and shoulder and adorned overall with incised decoration; excellent antique condition with overall minor wear consistent with age; stamped to underside 'Burmantofts Faience, 504 EAS', examples of Burmantofts faience can be found in the Victoria & Albert Museum Ceramic collection

Height: 
13"
Diameter: 
16"
$3,250
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a large and striking pair of asian-inspired 1960's ceramic vases adorned with stylized birds
4761
1960's

each of bulbous form adorned overall with stylized birds in flight over a moonlit sky and lively cloud scrolls; excellent vintage condition with overall even wear to surface; no chips or cracks 

Height: 
13"
Diameter: 
12.5"
$2,750
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a well-rendered english faience painted tile depicting a dutch galliot; signed 'Burmantofts Faience 1923
4740
dated 1923

Signed on reverse 'Dutch Galliot at Harbour Mouth'; a galiot was a type of Dutch merchant ship similar to a ketch, with a rounded fore and aft with flat bottoms to sail in shallow waters; excellent restored condition with professional repair; some wear to original giltwood frame; overall craquelure to glaze

Height: 
14.5"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
1.5"
$2,250
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a rare Alfredo Santarelli luster-glazed double-handled vase
4749
circa 1915

with revived interest in the arts and design of the Renaissance period of the 14th-16th centuries; signed to underside 'AS' for Alfredo Santarelli (Italian 1874-1957) Majolica lustre-glazed urn with serpent handles; professional repair to lip

Height: 
11.5"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
7"
$2,750
Available
 large and striking pair of early 20th century chinese export polychrome porcelain roosters
60481
late 19th/early 20th century

a mirror-image pair of finely modeled porcelain roosters in polychrome glaze; each with great detail seen in their heads, eyes, combs and wattles; their finely-painted feathers in a multi-color thick glaze; overall even wear; good condition with chip to one comb

Height: 
17 1/2"
Width: 
12"
Depth: 
7"
$2,450
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this beautiful jar in an unusual ecru-colored glass having a finely chased gilt-bronze band with raised foliate decoration; the very smooth glass surface is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks 
4716
late 19th century

this beautiful jar in an unusual ecru-colored glass having a finely chased gilt-bronze band with raised foliate decoration; the very smooth glass surface is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks 

Height: 
4 1/2"
Diameter: 
3 1/2"
$875
Available
finely rendered pair of french rococo style blanc-de-chine urns/vases
50102
circa 1950's

each of elegant ovoid form adorned with finely articulated floral stems and grotto foliage; excellent condition with a few professionally repaired tips; stamped 'made in france' for the export market

Height: 
14"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
8"
$3,850
Available

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