• 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 371

    AN ENGLISH DELFT DATED CHINOISERIE SOUP PLATE

    DATED 1771, PROBABLY BRISTOL OR LIVERPOOL

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    AN ENGLISH DELFT DATED CHINOISERIE SOUP PLATE
    DATED 1771, PROBABLY BRISTOL OR LIVERPOOL
    Painted with Chinoiserie pavilions and islets below the monogram E/B*E/E and the date 1771, within flowers, trellis and an iron-red line rim
    9 in. (22.9 cm.) diameter


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    For a similar example see Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware, London, 1984, p. 147, no. 661. For the cited example, also see J. Hodgkin; Sotheby's, London, 12 February 1903, lot 71, T.M. Ragg; Sotheby's, London, 23 March 1954, lot 29 and F.H. Garner; Sotheby's, London, 2 March 1965, lot 51, sold to Mr. & Mrs. W. Glasgow Reynolds, Delaware.

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    Provenance

    With Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire.