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    Sale 2133

    American Furniture and Decorative Arts including English and Dutch Delft

    23 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 145

    AN ENGLISH DELFT SWEETMEAT TRAY

    CIRCA 1750, PROBABLY LONDON OR BRISTOL

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH DELFT SWEETMEAT TRAY
    CIRCA 1750, PROBABLY LONDON OR BRISTOL
    Painted in blue on a pale blue ground, the square basin set as a lozenge and centering four fan-shaped wells to form the shaped circular dish, painted with trailing sprays of flowers and leaves, on three ribbed prunt feet
    9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diameter


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    Cf. Frank Britton, English Delftware in the Bristol Collection, 1982, p. 138, figs. 9.41-9.43.

    Saleroom Notice

    PLEASE NOTE THAT DUTCH AND ENGLISH DELFT (LOTS 117-149) WILL START THE SALE AT 2 P.M. and not at approximately 11 a.m. as stated on the title page of the printed catalogue.