• 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 354

    AN ENGLISH DELFT PORTRAIT CHARGER OF WILLIAM III

    CIRCA 1690-1710, PROBABLY LONDON

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH DELFT PORTRAIT CHARGER OF WILLIAM III
    CIRCA 1690-1710, PROBABLY LONDON
    The crowned Monarch depicted standing wearing armor and flourishing a sword, beneath the initials WR and flanked by trees, within a manganese double-line rim
    13¼ in. (33.7 cm.) diameter


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    For a nearly identical example, see Frank Britton, English Delftware in the Bristol Collection, London, 1982, p. 64, no. 3.48.

    Provenance

    The Property of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Billington; Christie's, London, 27 February 1989, lot 137.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 1 March 1993, lot 344.