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A PAIR OF CHELSEA PORCELAIN 'HANS SLOANE' LARGE DISHES
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A PAIR OF CHELSEA PORCELAIN 'HANS SLOANE' LARGE DISHES

CIRCA 1755, EACH WITH AN IRON-RED ANCHOR MARK AND THREE SPUR PATCHES

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A PAIR OF CHELSEA PORCELAIN 'HANS SLOANE' LARGE DISHES
CIRCA 1755, EACH WITH AN IRON-RED ANCHOR MARK AND THREE SPUR PATCHES
Each finely painted with a butterfly among lush green leaves and scattered flowers, one with a squash, beetle and caterpillar, the other with large pink flowers
14 in. (35.5 cm.) diameter
Provenance
Acquired from James A. Lewis & Son, New York, October 1954, as a Christmas gift from David to Peggy Rockefeller.
Literature
D. Fennimore et al., The David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection: Decorative Arts, New York, 1992, vol. IV, pp. 141-142, no. 150.
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