The Welsh Sale

Sat 05 December 2020, 10:00 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales


Lot 15

A FINE & VERY RARE NANTGARW PORCELAIN PLATE IN THE MEISSEN STYLE lavishly decorated in puce flowers and gilding, the border moulded with c-scrolls and ribbon-tied flowers and foliage, together with a series of six outer panels of figures in landscapes, the centre painted with a large vignette of figures in a harbour with ruins and boats, within a gilt scroll and puce diaper border, style of eighteenth century Meissen decorator Johann Gregor H¦roldt, London decorated, impressed NANT GARW CW to base, 25cms diam¦Auctioneer`s Note: example on display at The National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, similar as Illustration 5 in W D John `Nantgarw Porcelain Album` 1975 noting Sir Leslie Joseph as owner¦Provenance: deceased estate, west Wales¦Condition Report: no apparent problems, enamels and gilding fresh, wear to gilding, very fine example

Guide price
£3000 - £5000

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