A very rare Chelsea Circular Warren Hastings Moulded Charger
A very rare Chelsea Circular Warren Hastings Moulded Charger of the Largest Size, the crisply moulded silver shaped charger with three rococo scolled panels enriched with puce detailing, enclosing figural harbour scenes beautifully painted by Jefferyes Hamett O’Neale, showing figures at conversation, beside quaysides at the harbour, with ships in distance and building and trees on either side. The centre painted with large formal sprays of European flowers and butterflies, together with smaller scattered floral sprigs, brown line rim.
Red anchor mark to the underisde.
Private English Collection.
Private English Collection
Diameter: 18 ½ ins. (47 cms.)
Item No. 1443