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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 256

    A PAIR OF LONDON DELFT BLEU PERSAN TWO-HANDLED FLOWER-POTS

    CIRCA 1690

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LONDON DELFT BLEU PERSAN TWO-HANDLED FLOWER-POTS
    CIRCA 1690
    Of campana form with entwined ropetwist handles with tapering terminals, the rich blue ground splashed in white slip, the bases pierced for drainage, one with two areas of restoration to rim and footrim, the other with crack near one handle halfway down the side, and with some flaking and chipping to handles
    About 4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Alistair Sampson, 16 June 1988.