Flight and Barr Worcester Mug ‘Conjugal Peace’
A fine and rare Flight and Barr Worcester porcelain mug, superbly painted by John Pennington with a sepia monochrome painting of a young girl, with a basket containing two doves, within a gilt border surrounded by gilt spray and leaf ornamentation. Having a moulded scroll handle, with acanthus leaf moulding, heightened with gilt.
Script Flight and Barr, Worcester factory mark, and title ‘CONJUGAL PEACE’ to the base, in puce.
In perfect condition. Literature: For a similar example see Henry Sandon, ‘Flight and Barr Worcester Porcelain’, Pl.25, p.41.
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Philip Carrol will be exhibiting at the London Art Antiques & Interiors Fair, 12 – 14 January.