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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 258

    A LONDON DELFT BLEU PERSAN TWO-HANDLED CAMPANA-SHAPED VASE

    CIRCA 1690

    Price Realised  

    A LONDON DELFT BLEU PERSAN TWO-HANDLED CAMPANA-SHAPED VASE
    CIRCA 1690
    The ropetwist handles with scroll terminals, the ground with white splashed markings, the top rim with a protruding flange, on a domed circular foot, crack round lower part of vase and restored with extended crack to the body beside handle, restored chips to rim, slight chipping to handles and footrim
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    Frank Britton, London Delftware, London, 1987, p. 136, pl. 100 illustrates an example of similar form ornamented with swags of fruit.

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    Provenance

    Possibly acquired from Jellinek & Sampson Antiques, London, 16 October 1973.