5 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 500
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE TOBACCO JAR
CIRCA 1750-1775, UNDERGLAZE BLUE B:P FOR DE VERGULDE BLOMPOT
The ovoid body painted with a calumet-smoking Indian under a tobacco plant, beside a large vase named for RAPPE, bales of tobacco inscribed V.O.C. to the left, two galleons in the distance
11½ in. (29.2 cm.) high
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