Join Head of Sale, John Mackie as he introduces us to three innovative ceramics by Christopher Dresser for Linthorpe Art Pottery included in our forthcoming auction - highlighting key features & discussing the creation of the Pottery.
Operating between 1878 and 1890 - Linthorpe Art Pottery in Middlesbrough was started by Dresser and businessman & landowner, John Harrison. Acting as Art Superintendent between 1879 and 1882, Dresser designed over 1,000 pots for the Pottery. The Pottery achieved national and international recognition starting in 1882 when it was exhibited at the Society of Arts Exhibition of Modern English Pottery.
Lyon & Turnbull’s Decorative Arts & Design specialists are renowned for both their knowledge and their sales of artworks conducted from our Scottish auction house based in Edinburgh and via our live online auctions. Our specialists are experts not only on design from 1860 to the present, but also on current market conditions, an essential combination to any successful auction.