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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 409

    A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE TULIP-VASE

    19TH CENTURY, D S/1704 MARK TO BASE

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    A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE TULIP-VASE
    19TH CENTURY, D S/1704 MARK TO BASE
    The lobed bowl on a spreading foot and applied with two animal-head handles, the upper section with fifteen apertures, in two tiers, painted all over in ochre, iron-red, green and blue with stylised flowers and foliage
    17¾ in. (45 cm.) high


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    Cf. C. H. De Jong Delft Ceramics (London, 1970) p.64, pl. XII for the original form by the Dobbelde Schenckan factory

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage