15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A LARGE KRAAK BLUE AND WHITE DISH, (1635-1650)
the central roundel painted with two lovers in a garden, a peeping neighbour watching the couple over a high wall, surrounded by a narrow band of overlapping stylised petals, the tall rim with alternating cartouches of figures and flowering blossoms -- 19in. (48.2cm.) diam.
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