• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72

    AN ENGLISH DELFT POLYCHROME SHALLOW BOWL

    CIRCA 1740, LONDON OR BRISTOL

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH DELFT POLYCHROME SHALLOW BOWL
    CIRCA 1740, LONDON OR BRISTOL
    Naively painted in blue, green and iron-red and with touches of yellow, with two ducks among flowering plants and grasses, the interior with a leafy branch within a band of squiggle-ornament
    9 in. (23 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    with Garry Atkins, London.
    The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, Connecticut, USA.
    Acquired from Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire, USA.


    Literature

    L. Grigsby, The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, London 2006, p. 343, no. D311.