• 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 52

    A PAIR OF IRON-RED AND GILT "BAPTISM OF CHRIST" PLATES

    CIRCA 1745

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF IRON-RED AND GILT "BAPTISM OF CHRIST" PLATES
    CIRCA 1745
    The Biblical scene in the center, Christ and St. John both standing in the river and the Holy Ghost hovering above, the rim below inscribed MAT.3.16 within a wide Delft style border
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) inches (2)


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