Flight and Barr Worcester mug ‘Conjugal Peace’. John Pennington.


A fine and rare Flight and Barr Worcester porcelain mug, c. 1795. 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.
Height - 13.5 cm, 5 3/8”.
Condition - Perfect. No damage. No restoration.

Literature: For a similar example see Flight and Barr Worcester Porcelain, Henry Sandon, Pl.25, p.41.

Medium: Porcelain

Signed/Inscribed: Flight and Barr Worcester, titled ‘CONJUGAL PEACE’, in puce script.

Height:  13.50 cm, 5.31"

Condition: Perfect. No damage. No restoration.

£2,850

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