• 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 358

    AN ENGLISH DELFT 'OAK-LEAF' CHARGER

    CIRCA 1680, POSSIBLY BRISTOL OR LONDON

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH DELFT 'OAK-LEAF' CHARGER
    CIRCA 1680, POSSIBLY BRISTOL OR LONDON
    The center with a roundel painted with a large leaf surrounded by nuts or berries and radiating alternating leaves and paired tendrils growing from a tuft of grass, within a blue and yellow line and blue-dash rim, on a circular foot
    13¼ in. (33.6 cm.) inches


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    For a similar example in the Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh, see F.H. Garner and Michael Archer, English Delftware, p. 8, fig. 14B; Also see The Harriet Carlton Goldweitz Collection; Sotheby's, New York, 20 January 2006, lot 20.

    Provenance

    With Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire.