AUGUSTUS WELBY NORTHMORE PUGIN (1812-1852) PROBABLY FOR MINTON & CO.
TWO GLAZED CERAMIC ALTAR VASES, CIRCA 1850
each of footed baluster form, decorated in gilt with gothic script borders and a central religious motif (largest with fine hairline to rim) (2)
22cm high and 18.5cm high Estimate £200-300 + fees Note: For a similar vase designed by Pugin for Derby Porcelain factory, see Aldrich and Atterbury, 'A.W.N. Pugin: Master of Gothic Revival', New York 1995, p. 313, no. 78
Sold for £325
(buyer's premium included)