Wednesday 22 March 2023

Lot 74

An Art Deco three piece tea set by Baltensperger, c.1930, stamped 925, together with a matched...

View More

Lot 74

An Art Deco three piece tea set by Baltensperger, c.1930, stamped 925, together with a matched...

Price Realised: Unsold Lot

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (30% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

Share this lot

Let your friends and family know about this lot

Lot 74


An Art Deco three piece tea set by Baltensperger, c.1930, stamped 925, together with a matched coffee pot by the same maker, the set comprising a teapot, sugar and milk jug, of shaped lobed form, the teapot and sugar with figural finials, the  coffee pot of matching lobed form with corn finial to hinged lid, coffee pot approx. 22.5cm high, teapot approx. 13.5cm high, total weight approx. 64.5oz (4)

Note: In 1925, Walter Baltensperger created designs for the Paris International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial Arts. Baltensperger was founded in 1878 by Jean Baltensperger, who handed the business over to his sons Walter (1885-1931) and Ernst (1880-1946). They had a prestigious shop on Bahnhofstrasse in Zurich. Ernst left the business in 1918 but returned after the death of Walter in 1931. Ernst's son Pierre took over the business in 1950 and became one of Switzerland's most important sculptors.


Buyer's Premium

The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 26% up to £20,000 (31.2% inclusive of VAT), 25% from £20,001 - £500,000 (30% inclusive of VAT), 20% from £500,001 thereafter (24% inclusive of VAT). The premium price is subject to VAT at the standard rate.

VAT is not charged on the hammer price unless it is stated that there is 'VAT applicable on the hammer price at the end of the description. Buyer's premium is subject to VAT.

Qualifying living artists and the descendants of artists deceased within the last 70 years are entitled to receive a re-sale royalty each time their work is bought through an auction house or art market professional.

It applies to lots with hammer value over £1,000 as follows:
0 to £50,000 - 4%
£50,000.01 to £200,000 - 3%
£200,000.01 to £350,000 - 1%
£350,000.01 to £500,000 - 0.5%
Exceeding £500,000 - 0.25%
ARR is capped at £12,500

Please note ARR is calculated in euros. Auctioneers will apply current exchange rates.

Export of goods

Buyers intending to export goods should ascertain whether an export licence is required before bidding. Export licences are issued by Arts Council England and application forms can be obtained from its Export Licensing Unit. Details can be found on the ACE website or by phoning ACE on 020 7973 5188. The need for import licences varies from country to country and you should acquaint yourself with all relevant local requirements and provisions before bidding. The refusal of any such licences shall not permit the cancelling of any sale nor allow any delay in making full payment for the lot.

Own a similar item?

Receive alerts about similar lots

Continue Browsing

View More Lots View More Lots

LOT 75

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) 'Banded honesty' pattern vase, circa 1935Glazed earthenware

Estimate: £400 - £600

LOT 76

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) 'Eventide' bowl, circa 1925Glazed earthenwareUnderside impressed...

Estimate: £200 - £300

LOT 77

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Pair of vases in pomegranate pattern, 1916-1918Glazed earthenware

Estimate: £300 - £500

LOT 78

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Large 'Big Poppy' vase, circa 1925Glazed earthenwareUnderside...

Estimate: £600 - £1000

LOT 79

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Pomegranate tyg, 1916-1918Glazed earthenwareUnderside impressed...

Estimate: £400 - £600

LOT 80

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Large Pomegranate trumpet vase, 1916-1918Glazed earthenware

Estimate: £700 - £1000

LOT 81

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) 'Persian' pattern bowl, 1914-1916Glazed earthenwareUnderside...

Estimate: £500 - £800

LOT 82

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Near pair of pomegranate trumpet vases, 1916-18Glazed earthenware

Estimate: £400 - £600

LOT 83

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Salt-glazed landscape globular vase, circa 1925Earthenware

Estimate: £1200 - £1500

LOT 84

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Pair of Moonlit blue vases, circa 1920Glazed earthenwareImpressed...

Estimate: £1000 - £1200

LOT 85

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Pair of large Celadon Pomegranate trumpet vases, 1912Glazed...

Estimate: £2000 - £3000

LOT 86

William Moorcroft (1872-1945) Flambe orchid vase, circa 1935Glazed earthenwareImpressed script...

Estimate: £600 - £800

LOT 87

Percy Curnock (1873-1956) and Charles John Noke (1858-1941) for Royal Doulton 'Sung' flambe vase...

Estimate: £600 - £800

LOT 88

Charles John Noke (1858-1941) for Royal Doulton 'Sung' flambe vase painted with birds in flight,...

Estimate: £300 - £500

LOT 89

Ruskin Pottery Eggshell pedestal bowl with flared rim in green blue mottled lustre, 1924Glazed...

Estimate: £100 - £200

LOT 90

Elly Strobach (1908-2002) for Royal Dux Art Deco figure of a female dancer with arms raised,...

Estimate: £100 - £150

Newsletter Signup

Keyword Alerts