Fine pair of Wedgwood vases, circa 1870, painted and signed by Emile Lessore, depicting pastoral scenes, 15.5cm height
Estimated at £300 - £500
Good condition. Natural crazing - one slightly more so. Some flaking to lining on the rims. One with a small chip on the base. Impressed marks to the base of one vase.
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Auction: East Anglian, Fine Art & Antiques, Tue, 30th Jun 2020
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