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    Sale 2133

    American Furniture and Decorative Arts including English and Dutch Delft

    23 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 132

    THREE DUTCH DELFT BIBLICAL TILES AND THREE DECORATIVE TILES

    18TH-EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    THREE DUTCH DELFT BIBLICAL TILES AND THREE DECORATIVE TILES
    18TH-EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The Biblical tiles each depicting scenes from the Old Testament story of Noah's Ark, two in manganese red, the third in blue and framed; the decorative tiles with powdered grounds, one in blue with flowers, the corners with winged angel heads, one in blue with flowers on a powdered manganese ground, carnations at the corners, one in blue with a Chinoiserie figure in a landscape reserved on powdered manganese within a petaled cartouche, hearts reserved at the corners
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) square (6)


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    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.