Pair of 19th-century hand-colored, engraved book plates of
herbal flowers framed in giltwood and matted in an ornate gilded mat. The first is labeled, "Nymphaea Alba White Water Lilly Pub'd by W. Baxter, Botanie Garden Oxford 1836," and the other, ...
33-piece crimson glass dinnerware set, circa 1950. Three
plates, 9.25"Dia x .5"H; eight lunch plates, 7.5"Dia x .5"H; four soup bowls, 7.5"Dia x 1.25"H; eleven saucers, 5.5"Dia x .5"H; seven coffee cups, 3.75"Dia x 2.25"H. Light spots of wear.
On a neutral background, the juicy lemons, lush
green leaves, and decorative plate really come to life. This is a reproduction of an original watercolor work from artist Gabby Malpas, printed on fine-art paper with an extraordinary clarity and depth ...