James Giles decorated claret ground cup & saucer, Watteau scenes, c. 1770

$1,250.00 AUD

Rare Worcester coffee cup & saucer, decorated in the James Giles studio with superbly painted panels of ladies & gents, after Watteau, set in shaped panels on a claret ground, the whole with remnants of rich rococo gilding.
Unmarked,
circa 1770

saucer 12cm, cup 6.5cm
very worn gilt with some touchups, painted panels good, small rim firing fault & kiln specks to cup

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