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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 255

    A LONDON DELFT BLEU PERSAN OVAL POTTING POT

    CIRCA 1700

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    A LONDON DELFT BLEU PERSAN OVAL POTTING POT
    CIRCA 1700
    Of slightly flared form, painted with white flowering plants divided by two waisted panels of a flowerhead flanked by foliage, two cracks to side, some flaking to rims
    6¾ in. (17 cm.) wide


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    A closely similar example from the F. H. Garner Collection was sold by Sotheby's London, 2nd March 1965, lot 177 and is illustrated by F. H. Garner and Michael Archer, English Delftware, London, 1972, pl. 49B.

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    Provenance

    Acquired from Jellinek & Sampson Antiques, 9 February 1982.