Lot 11: GEORGE TINWORTH (1843-1913) FOR DOULTON, LAMBETH TERRACOTTA PANEL, CIRCA 1870 14.5cm x 31.5cm
26 October 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
GEORGE TINWORTH (1843-1913) FOR DOULTON, LAMBETH
TERRACOTTA PANEL, CIRCA 1870
of rectangular outline, modelled in bas relief with a biblical scene depicting Herod and Salome, and bearing inscriptions form the gospels of Mark and James THEN THE KING WAS EXCEEDING SORRY.....and BUT THE TONGUE CAN NO MAN TAME, IT IS AN UNRULY EVIL, FULL OF DEADLY POISON, bears incised maker's marks H. DOULTON & CO/ LAMBETH and with artist's mark G. TINWORTH with monogram
14.5cm x 31.5cm
Essentially the plaque is in good overall condition
There is a fine crack to the LH leading edge of the plinth on which the figures stand, the central figure has a few shallow chips to the rim of her serving tray
Patch of flaking to LH facing edge and a small chip to the top edge and the read LH facing edge
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