An Augustus Rex type cabinet cup and saucer of quatrelobed form decorated with alternate panels of Watteauesque landscape scenes and panels of flowers, bears underglaze swords and AR mark, saucer length 14cm, S/D, together with a quatrelobed dish transfer decorated with a scene of children playing in a woodland, the border edge with encrusted flowers, bears Augustus Rex mark, length 24cm, S/D. (2)
Alison Snowdon - Valuer & Auctioneer
Ceramics, Decorative Arts and Textiles
Alison specialises in ceramics and textiles with a particular interest in design and decorative arts from 1880 to 1945. She graduated in 2006 with a BA Hons degree in Art History, and brings over ten years’ experience to Fieldings. Her most significant finds to date include a pair of 18th Century Limehouse sauceboats which sold at auction for £36,000, a 17th Century band sampler selling for £1,100 and a collection of Louis Vuitton luggage selling for over £9,000.