20 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 700
A LONDON DELFT POLYCHROME BOWL
Painted with flowering Oriental shrubs in red, green and yellow enamels issuing from blue rockwork,
9 in. (22.9 cm.) diam.
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Cf. Frank Britton, English Delftware in the Bristol Collection (London, 1982), p. 116, pl. 8.24.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage
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