Pair of Terracotta Garden Pots by Archibald Knox

£15,000
Code
6211
Manufactured by Carter & Co for Liberty & Co
With Celtic inspired relief decoration. Stamp mark inside rim

England, early 20th Century

Provenance:
Don Magner, New York, and by descent
Literature:
Stephen A. Martin, Archibald Knox, London, 2001, p. 277 (for 'jardinières' of the same pattern)
H. Blairman & Sons, Furniture & Works of Art, 2019, no. 17

"Never before, in this country at least, has the Garden Pot been treated as an item, per se, of decorative skill." So claimed Liberty & Co. in its Book of Garden Ornaments, London & Paris, 1904
H 59cm x Dia. 33cm
H 23¼" x Dia. 13"
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