Page 2, DECORATIVE ARTS -HOUSEWARES
Joanne Hendricks, Cookbooks
488 Greenwich Street
New York, New York, 10013
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TEA TOWELS: NEW.
Vintage Chinese cotton is a narrow fabric that was woven on traditional handlooms in small communities and in peoples homes. A tightly woven thick fabric that is hard wearing. Very rare and beautiful. Cotton fabric is from The Cloth House in London.
all hemmed on all sides:
2 tea towels, blue and white 16” x 28” $75.
4 napkins blue & white 16 x 18” $125.
3 tea towels 18.5 x 24. indigo blue $150.
VICTORIAN BEAD WORK. Light blue back ground, no damage. original red colored lining- cotton. very pretty. $450.
STUMP WORK TEA COSY. Raised wool work with a velvet lining. wool retained its bright colors, little wear. approximately 12 x 9” A charming example. $250.
6 SUNDERLAND DESSERT PLATES. 17.5 cm diameter. Embossed flower border, picture pattern of a sylvan park, people conversing, and a structure reminiscent of Strawberry Hill, Twickenham the home of Horace Walpole see here. The plates are of the mass produced sort- variations in color application and glaze. Sweet set. $350.
A PAIR OF PIERO FORNASETTI. BEER MUGS. 5" high x 3 1/2" wide. a good hefty vintage mug. some light wear to the gilt at the rim-- over all very bright. a hairline interior crack on one. Pretty. $450.
Andy Warhol might have approved of my the tchotchke decorations-- old Staffordshire cats.
LARGE pair $300.
SMALL pair $275.
Derby Porcelain. 2 cows, often found in pairs, very early 19th century. No chips, scratches or repairs. An unusual decorative addition to a 21st Century home! the set- $900.
2 very early Bennington Potters mugs. Stamped David Gil signature. Oval shaped with a very delicate handle. Sold as a pair. $425.
A sturdy 2 piece teapot ca. 1950’s. from the designer Swedish Gunnar Nylund (1904-1997) Often pretty teapots like this are put in a display cupboard and never used. This was in a cupboard. The large base pot would be used for hot water. The spout of the teapot has strainer holes to catch the leaves. Dark brown matte glaze with traces of green under glaze in the lower pot, white glaze in the inside teapot. 8 ½”h x 5” bottom pot diameter. $600.
GUNNER NYLUND for Rorstrand. white mat with some darker shadows, original handle. 2 separate cavities in the pot. marked inside. perfect. $650.
3 STERLING spoons. very early. with a basket of flowers on the back of the bowl of the spoon. just under 4 ½” long, delicate, narrow bowl in shape and size with a double H engraved on the back of the stem. a very pretty little group. English possibly Thomas Dealtry, mid 18th century, with a lion passant. $350.
10 BONNET GLASSES:
from a description from the Museum of London: Ogee bowl, formed in a mesh honeycomb dip-mould and blown, pinched into basal knop; on conical pad foot. rough pontil mark. rim burst off and flattened on hot surface. see link to the described piece at the Museum and here offered for sale. clear rings in different tones. beautiful. Me, not being a glass scholar I can list descriptions from various sources MOL, Scottish Antiques & The Corning Collection. gleaned from the WWW from Scottish Antiques:
This set: $3000.
Beatrice Wood. large pottery bowl. 13” Madonna and Child painted glaze with Beato's opalescence overglaze. Signed BEATO. No chips. I believe Beatrice Wood used a mirror image to depict the Madonna. $3500.