• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 365

    A LONDON DELFT CHINOISERIE FLOWER-BRICK

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A LONDON DELFT CHINOISERIE FLOWER-BRICK
    CIRCA 1760
    Rectangular, the top panel with a central square recess flanked by nine small round apertures, painted front and back with a fashionable woman seated at a table beside a vase, an attendant at the right, a large vase issuing a single blossom at either side, the end panels with bouquets
    5 5/8 in. (14.2 cm.) wide


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    For another example see John Austin, British Delft at Williamsburg, 1994, p. 269. no. 652.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Colonial Williamsburg; Christie's, London, 5 April 1965, lot 114.
    With Jonathan Horne Antiques, Ltd., London.


    Literature

    Jonathan Horne, A Collection of Early English Pottery, part IV, 1984, p. 82.