Christopher Dresser Watcombe Aesthetic Movement Persian Taste Vase

Christopher Dresser Watcombe Aesthetic Movement Persian Taste Vase

Code: DA22068

Dimensions:

H: 17.5cm (6.9")Di: 8.2cm (3.2")

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An unusual Aesthetic Movement flow glaze twin handled vase in the ‘Persian Taste’ by renowned British designer Christopher Dresser (British, 1834 – 1904) for Watcombe Torquay and dating from around 1885. The red earthenware vase is lightly potted with a round pedestal foot on a rounded body with a bud shaped neck with raised top and fold back rim with ornate scroll handles applied to either side. The body of the vase is decorated in green, blue flow glazes with brown from the underlying natural glazed elements of the body. This very stylish example has impressed WATCOMBE TORQUAY marks to the base.

In good condition.


Origin : England
Maker : Christopher Dresser
Manufacture Date : Circa 1885
Materials : Earthenware