Another actor immortalised by #RoyalDoulton is Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree was an English actor and theatre manager, although today his grandson Oliver Reed is better remembered! Join us Sunday 5th April for the launch of our fair and exhibition #Reflections that explores the origins of RD’s most famous faces @WorldofWedgwood
The legendary Doris Keane can be found immortalised a handful of times in #RoyalDoulton china! She came to these shores on the back of the success of the play Romance that toured extensively here and across the Atlantic! Here she is portrayed wearing a pearl necklace given to her by the clergyman hero of the play. Join us Saturday 4th for a special collectors dinner (RSVP only) and Sunday 5th April 2020 for the Fair and to enjoy more #Reflections @WorldofWedgwood
A Celebration of Ceramic Art – Collectors Weekend and Live Auction!
Join us 19-22 September @WhitleysAuctioneers @GalleryOfAmazingThings
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Animals have always been a popular giftware line for Doulton’s with many animal models even pre-dating the first introductions to their famous HN figure range in 1913.
One particular animal that always has collectors clamouring for it is the owl – produced in many variations from character examples, to realistic interpretations!
Even before the early HN animals, owls featured in many Doulton Lambeth works of art! The great Leslie Harradine modelled this vase for reproduction; ‘night and day’ shown here with the owl central to the night panel!
Returning to the Burselm studio, owls featured frequently in Doulton’s hand painted wares and in particular their Titanian range such as this example…
Perhaps my favourite example is this character owl ‘Granny Owl’ HN 187, wrapped up in her shawl and who perhaps explains their popularity as it embodies that romantic feel Doulton owls have and why collectors fight to own these delightful studies!
Nothing says Royal Doulton quite like figures – here is Clothilde introduced in 1933 as HN 1598 and 1599, together with a colourway from 1938!
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The legendary colour combination of green (Give), white (Women) and violet (the vote) across the years on Doulton Burslem wares!
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Royal Doulton’s figures remain one of the most popular collecting fields – come visit us at our #FromPaperToPottery Fair and Exhibition June 2nd from 10am – to see what you can find! Visit the exhibition and shop the fair for other rarities! #RoyalDoulton
Join us this weekend (June 2nd) for our #RoyalDoulton #FromPaperToPottery Fair and Exhibition at World of Wedgwood! There you will see many treasures including examples of the world famous #Flambé glaze perfected by #Doulton! Shop the fair for other rare and interesting pieces!
Doulton Lambeth wares have a special place in our #FromPaperTo Pottery Fair and Exhibition June 2nd from 10am! Check out the amazing selection on display in the exhibition and shop the fair for other Lambeth and Burslem rarities! #RoyalDoulton #LambethWare