• 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 343

    A LONDON DELFT POSSET-POT

    CIRCA 1680

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    A LONDON DELFT POSSET-POT
    CIRCA 1680
    Of cylindrical form with typical spout, flanked by C-scroll handles, trekked in manganese and painted in shades of blue with Chinoiserie figures in rockwork landscapes
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) high; 10 in. (25.4 cm.) wide, overall


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    See Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware, London, 1984, p. 205, no. 910 for a dated posset-pot with similar painted elements; and compare Jonathan Horne, 'A Collection of Early English Pottery', part XVII, no. 485.

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