Wing figured vases were extremely desirable in the late 18th century for fashionable interiors; buyers included the Prince of Wales, and Tsar Paul I.

This pair are rare survivors as glass is much more vulnerable than marble or blue john.

Artists include

Provenance

Bukowski, 1986; Galbraith; Partridge, 1987; Sir Emmanuel Kaye; Christie's, 2001; Hotspur Ltd.


Soho House

Soho Avenue (off Soho Road), Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 5LB
0121 348 8000
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Easter – end October
Sat, Sun, Bank holidays and Birmingham school holidays, 11am – 3pm
Wed – Fri for guided tours by appointment - please call 0121 348 8263 to book.

Nov – Mar
Open for guided tours by appointment and special events

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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