25th Jan, 2023 11:00 EST

The Personal Collection of Vladimir Kagan

 
  Lot 26
 

26

Archibald Knox and David Veasey for Liberty & Co., London
Two "Tudric" Biscuit Barrels, England, circa 1900-1905

Pewter
An Archibald Knox biscuit barrel with lid, marked to base: "Tudric, 0194, Made in England, 3"
A David Veasey biscuit barrel with lid, marked to base: "Tudric, 084"

H: 5 1/2, W: 6, D: 6 in. (Knox barrel); H: 5 1/2, W: 5 1/2, D: 5 1/2 in. (Veasey barrel)

Provenance

Property from the Personal Collection of Vladimir Kagan

Sold for $1,386
Estimated at $1,000 - $1,500


 

Pewter
An Archibald Knox biscuit barrel with lid, marked to base: "Tudric, 0194, Made in England, 3"
A David Veasey biscuit barrel with lid, marked to base: "Tudric, 084"

Provenance

Property from the Personal Collection of Vladimir Kagan

Note

The Kagan family collection of Art Nouveau metalware, including the present lot, was originally displayed in a Kagan-designed vitrine in the living room of their Park Avenue apartment.

Literature

Stephen A. Martin, ed. Archibald Knox, Academy Editions, 1995, p. 83 (Knox biscuit barrel model illustrated)
Adrian J. Tilbrook, The Designs of Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co, Richard Dennis, 2000, p. 95 (Knox biscuit barrel model illustrated)

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