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Lot 2040
RICHARD SHAW (b. 1941)
Two-piece trompe l'oeil sculpture (Sardine and Lemon on Plate with Basket), France, 1988
Hand-painted glazed porcelain
Signed and dated
Overall: 5" x 9" x 8 1/4"
Shaw was the recipient of a Visiting Artist Grant from the Manufacture Nationale De Sèvres, France in 1987/88.
Provenance: The Daphne Farago Collection of Decorative Arts. Sold for the benefit of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.


A couple of minor firing lines, in making of. Possible minute fleck to one piece of lemon peel on plate.
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