Sussex Saleroom: 19th, 20th, Thursday 21st November 2019
A near pair of large Wedgwood creamware baluster vases, circa 1767, each bulbous body applied with four lion masks suspending flower garlands above acanthus leaves, raised on a gadrooned circular foot, unmarked, each approx. 41.5cm. high, (2). Provenance: Sotheby's London, 21 November 2006, lot 40. Illustrated
An almost identical vase, also unmarked, with conical cover, is illustrated by G.Blake Roberts, `To Astonish the World with Wonders, Josiah Wedgwood I 1730-1795' English Ceramic Circle Transactions , Vol. 16, pt.2, p.168, pl.10.