20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 938
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
AN ENGLISH DELFT POLYCHROME PUNCH BOWL AND CHARGER
CIRCA 1750, PROBABLY LONDON
Each painted in bright colors with a parrot perched amongst flowering branches and rockwork
12 in. (30.4 cm.) diameter, the charger (2)
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See Frank Britton, English Delftware in the Bristol Collection, Hampshire, 1982, p. 296, pl. 19.14 for a similar example of this popular pattern.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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