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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 333

    A pair of Dutch Delft 'petit feu' polychrome and gilt models of cows

    CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A pair of Dutch Delft 'petit feu' polychrome and gilt models of cows
    Circa 1750
    Standing in mirror image with heads inclined slightly inwards on a green-glazed chamfered rectangular base with marbleized sides and moulded with shells and frogs, splashed with manganese red patches and enriched in petit feu technique and gilt with flower-heads and garlands, some restorations
    16.5 cm. high (2)


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    Literature

    D.& A. Aronson, Dutch Delftware, The Dr.G. Grethe Collection, Amsterdam, 2004, p. 144, nr.166