25th Jan, 2023 11:00 EST

The Personal Collection of Vladimir Kagan

 
  Lot 31
 

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Clarice Cliff (English, 1899-1972)
Group of "Bizarre" and "Fantasque" Art Deco Pottery, England, 1930s

Glazed earthenware
Comprising a Fantasque “Summerhouse” serving bowl, circa 1931; a Fantasque “Summerhouse” conical coffee service, circa 1931, including coffee pot, milk jug, open sugar bowl, five saucers and coffee cans; a Bizarre “Erin” conical sifter, circa 1933; a Fantasque “Liberty” beehive jam pot with lid, circa 1929-34; a Bizarre “Autumn Crocus” toast rack, coffee cup, and saucer, circa 1928; a Bizarre “Sliced Fruit” biscuit barrel no. 335, circa 1930.
All with Clarice Cliff backstamps

H: 4 5/8, Dia: 12 in. (bowl); H" 6 3/4 in. (conical coffee pot)

Provenance

Property from the Personal Collection of Vladimir Kagan

Sold for $2,016
Estimated at $1,000 - $1,500


 

Glazed earthenware
Comprising a Fantasque “Summerhouse” serving bowl, circa 1931; a Fantasque “Summerhouse” conical coffee service, circa 1931, including coffee pot, milk jug, open sugar bowl, five saucers and coffee cans; a Bizarre “Erin” conical sifter, circa 1933; a Fantasque “Liberty” beehive jam pot with lid, circa 1929-34; a Bizarre “Autumn Crocus” toast rack, coffee cup, and saucer, circa 1928; a Bizarre “Sliced Fruit” biscuit barrel no. 335, circa 1930.
All with Clarice Cliff backstamps

Provenance

Property from the Personal Collection of Vladimir Kagan

Literature

Greg Slater and Jonathan Brough, Comprehensively Clarice Cliff, Thames & Hudson, 2005, pp. 83, 93, 159, 162, 163, 236, 271 (for examples of related shapes and patterns).

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