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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 224

    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

    Price Realised  

    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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