6 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 550 - GBP 750
A DELFTWARE DATED MONEYBOX AND A FAYENCE DATED BLUE AND WHITE DISH
1795 AND 1773, ATTRIBUTED TO MAKKUM, THE DISH INITIALLED AND DATED KS:RF/1773 TO THE REVERSE
The moneybox of globular form pierced with a slot below a tiered finial, on a spreading foot, painted with flowers between patterned bands, initialed and dated to the base H·F:/1795, the dish painted with a scene of the Life of Christ, above the title Matte/21V14, within a border of flowers
6¾ in. (17.2 cm.) high and 14 5/8 in. (37.2 cm.) diam. (2)
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See the earlier dated dish, tentatively attributed to Makkum, Herbert Kurz, Die Fayence und Majolikasammlung des Landesmuseums für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Oldenburg, Catalogue, Oldenburg 1998, no. 225.
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