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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 127

    A LONDON DELFT TILE

    CIRCA 1680-1700

    Price Realised  

    A LONDON DELFT TILE
    CIRCA 1680-1700
    Painted in manganese with a scene taken from 'The Popish Plot', after an engraved design for the seven of spades from a deck of contemporary playing cards, bearing a torn paper label titled 'The Body of Sr.E.B. Godfree is shown to Capt. Bedlow and Mr. Prance'
    5 in. (13 cm) x 5 in. (13 cm.) approx.


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, 15th March 1971, lot 21 (part).


    Saleroom Notice

    This lot is probably Dutch 18th century and not as stated in the catalogue. The estimate has been reduced to 300 - 500.