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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 180

    A CHELSEA DISH AND A PLATE

    CIRCA 1755, RED ANCHOR MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A CHELSEA DISH AND A PLATE
    CIRCA 1755, RED ANCHOR MARKS
    The dish painted with four ladies seated at table taking tea in parkland and with a blackamoor standing nearby holding a kettle before a flaming brazier, all above a puce scrollwork support with pendant foliage, the shaped rim with scattered flower sprigs; the plate of Warren Hastings type, the moulded border with three scroll and foliage cartouches painted with landscapes, divided by moulded diaper pattern panels
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) and 9½ in. (24.1 cm.) diameter.


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