Eric Ravilious for Wedgwood Persephone dinner and tea service

Lot 35 (The Modern Sale, 23rd May 2019)

Sold for £2,500

Lot details

Eric Ravilious for Wedgwood: an extensive 'Persephone' pattern dinner and tea service, circa 1953/1954, each piece printed in blue and grey with the version of the 'Harvest' pattern designed by Eric Ravilious, with central design of fishes, loaves, fruit and cornucopia within a scrolled border, comprising: three meat plates in sizes, two vegetable tureens, sauce boat and stand, twelve meat plates, twelve dessert plates, twelve soup bowls and saucers, twelve teacups and saucers, twelve tea plates, teapot and cover, milk jug, sugar bowl, bread and butter plate, printed and impressed marks, pattern number in iron-red.