A Royal Worcester shape 1572 twin handled ovoid vase raised to a square pedestal with spire cover, the body decorated by Charlie Baldwyn with four swans in flight against a powder blue ground with gilt relief and painted grasses, the reverse with a single swallow in flight, signed in black C.H.C Baldwyn, smudged puce mark to base with datecode for c1909, height 27cm, restored, ILLUSTRATED
Alison Snowdon - Valuer & Auctioneer
Ceramics 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 eight 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.