26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,125
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500
A LONDON DELFT POSSET-POT
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.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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