Doris Frohnsdorff Antiques and Rare Books
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1960 item #837819
Doris Frohnsdorff
$49.50
A FINE MINIATURE IMARI PATTERN CUP AND SAUCER. Made by HOKUTOSHA, Occupied Japan, 1945-1952. Each piece has a quatrefoil lobed shape and is decorated with an IMARI pattern in cobalt blue, red, and gilt. The saucer measures 3 1/4 inches by 2 5/8 inches. The cup measures 1 1/4 inches in height. In excellent condition with no chips, cracks or crazing.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #828420
Doris Frohnsdorff
$95.00
"MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB" ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE. Designed by Margaret Davies. One of Doulton's most charming NURSERY RHYME FIGURES. It depicts Mary - seated, and with her lamb gazing up into her sweet face. Mary is wearing a lilac dress with blue trim. The figure measures approximately 3 1/2 inches in height. In excellent condition with no chips or cracks. SIGNED on the base with the painter's initials "MM".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1980 item #817538
Doris Frohnsdorff
$45.00
A FINE ROYAL CHELSEA "REGAL" COBALT BLUE & GILT CUP AND SAUCER. English Bone China. Decorated with vertical ribbon bands in blue and gold interspersed with a trailing leaf design. The cup measures 3 3/4" across the top (not counting the handle). The saucer measures 5 3/4" in diameter. In excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1930 item #788227
Doris Frohnsdorff
$24.99
A GUIDE THROUGH THE WORCESTER ROYAL PORCELAIN WORKS. Worcester: Bayliss & Son, Ltd., (1920s). 48 pages plus covers. Illustrated. Includes a history of the company dating back to 1751, descriptions of all aspects of the manufacturing process, and has four pages showing the company's marks. Measures 7 1/4" x 3 1/4". A few neat ink notations on the marks' pages otherwise in excellent condition (please see enlargements 5 & 6). A scarce booklet.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #776306
Doris Frohnsdorff
$24.50
A MINIATURE TOBY, OR CHARACTER, JUG - Charles Dickens' "MR. PICKWICK". The base is stamped in green with an artist's palette trademark lettered: ARTONE ENGLAND HAND PAINTED. The miniature jug measures only 1 1/2 inches in height. It features a double-sided HAND-PAINTED depiction of Dickens' famous character "MR. PICKWICK". In excellent condition with no crazing, chips, or cracks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #732952
Doris Frohnsdorff
$175.00
A fine porcelain figure of the ITALIAN COMMEDIA dell'ARTE character PIERROT, the sad-faced clown who pines for his love "Columbine" who has left him for "Harlequin". Stamped on the hexagonal base with the maker's mark. The figure stands 8 1/2 inches tall. The hexagonal base measures 3 3/4 inches at its widest point. The figure has a glazed finish and is decorated in gilt and black. In excellent condition with no chips or cracks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #719737
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
A fine BONE CHINA CUP and SAUCER BY PARAGON. England, 1952-1960. Decorated in light turquoise and gilt. Gilt decorated handle. Both the cup and saucer feature a wide gilt band with a scroll design. In perfect condition. The saucer measures 5 inches in diameter. The cup measures 2 1/2 inches in height.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1930 item #680446
Doris Frohnsdorff
$55.00
HALLOWEEN BLACK CAT. A child's cup and saucer. Circa 1920s. Each piece has a charming design of a black cat. On the cup, the cat's back is arched. He wears a red bow around his neck and is watching a black mouse scurrying away in fear - a red ball of yarn is nearby. Blue background accents. The saucer has a different design - here the cat is seated and looks very contented (but, where's the mouse?). His ball of yarn is at his feet. The cup measures 2 3/8 inches in height...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #638929
Doris Frohnsdorff
$45.00
A RARE HEREND demitasse cup and saucer made for the famous FORTVNA (sic) RESTAURANT in BUDAPEST, HUNGARY. Circa 1970s. Stamped with Herend's backstamp in blue. The cup and saucer each feature a basketweave border centered with the restaurant's LOGO depicting "FORTVNA" the Goddess of Fortune. Each piece is trimmed in green and gold. The restaurant is located in a 14th century building in the CASTLE HILL District of BUDAPEST, Hungary...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #638915
Doris Frohnsdorff
$45.00
A RARE HEREND porcelain demitasse cup and saucer for the FORTVNA RESTAURANT in BUDAPEST, HUNGARY. 1976. Stamped with Herend's mark used in 1976 only to commemorate the company's 150 years in business. The cup and saucer are each decorated in green and gold with a basketweave border and feature the restaurant's LOGO of "FORTUNA" - the Goddess of Fortune. The cup has a scalloped rim...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #627309
Doris Frohnsdorff
$45.00
A fine boxed set of four COALPORT napkin rings in the LUDLOW pattern. Each napkin ring features two floral groups of pink, red, and white flowers (see enlargements for a view of each group). Each napkin ring measures 1 3/4 inches in diameter and has a depth of 1 1/4 inches. In MINT condition. In original fitted box.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1930 item #624930
Doris Frohnsdorff
$125.00
A fine RARE MINIATURE PORCELAIN FIGURE of a WOMAN IN PERIOD COSTUME. Selb, Bavaria, ROSENTHAL. Circa 1920. This charming figure stands only 2 1/4 inches tall. The woman's period costume is decorated in cobalt blue and gilt. She has a poke bonnet trimmed in gilt, a cobalt blue bodice with gilt lacing, and her skirt is scattered with gilt roses. She stands on a cobalt blue and gilt rococo base. The base is stamped with the maker's mark (see enlargement 5)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #589983
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
A NURSERY RHYME cup and saucer by John AYNSLEY & Sons Ltd., England. Circa 1930s. One of Aynsley's BETTY Series of nurseryware. The cup features a lovely scene of "Little Miss Muffet" together with the text of the rhyme. The saucer features "Ring-A-Ring Of Roses" and also the text of the rhyme. Please see enlargements for details. Blue trim on rims and handle. In excellent condition with no chips, cracks, or hairlines. The saucer measures 5 1/2 inches in diameter...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #589980
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
A Nursery Rhyme plate by John Aynsley & Sons Ltd., England. Circa 1930s. One of the BETTY Nursery Rhyme Series of teaware - this one illustrating "MARY, MARY, QUITE CONTRARY". Blue rim...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1930 item #589973
Doris Frohnsdorff
$150.00
A ROYAL DOULTON cup and saucer featuring designs, in the style of Anne Anderson, for the old nursery rhyme "GOOSEY, GOOSEY GANDER". Gilt trim. The cup and saucer are each decorated with a charming scene of a girl in period costume addressing the Goose. There is overall crazing to each piece otherwise no chips, cracks or hairlines. The saucer measures 5 3/4 inches in diameter. The cup measures 2 1/2 inches in height.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1980 item #567045
Doris Frohnsdorff
$49.50
BEATRIX POTTER PETER RABBIT CHILD'S MONEY BANK. Wedgwood, circa 1974 (in production from 1974-1988). A colorful Wedgwood bank - hexagonal in shape- featuring Peter Rabbit scenes and text. Please see enlargements for details. Removeable metal disc at the base for retrieving any coins. The bank measures 3 1/4 inches in height with a diameter of 3 3/4 inches. A few areas with light crazing but no chips, cracks or hairlines.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pre 1980 item #369046
Doris Frohnsdorff
$15.00
A handsome ceramic ashtray made for BERKSHIRE PLACE. No maker's mark. A circular ashtray lettered: BERKSHIRE PLACE/ A DUNFEY CLASSIC HOTEL (logo). Two cigarette rests on the rim. In excellent condition with no chips, cracks, or hairlines.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pre 1980 item #369034
Doris Frohnsdorff
$15.99
A gilt-decorated butter pat made for The Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D C. Stamped on the back: MADE EXPRESSLY FOR/THE MAYFLOWER HOTEL. Decorated in gilt with a depiction of the Mayflower Ship. In excellent condition with no chips, cracks or hairlines. Measures 3 3/4 inches in diameter. This is the size of a butter pat but it could also possibly have been used as an ashtray.