23 January 2009
SIXTY-SIX DUTCH-DELFT BLUE AND WHITE TILES (FRUITSCHAAL TEGEL)
Each painted within an ogival surround with two bunches of grapes, two apples and a pomegranate in a footed gadrooned compote, the corners in the Wan-Li style with fretwork
5 1/8 in. (13.3 cm.) square (66)
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See Dingeman Korf, Tegels, Haarlem, 1979, p. 122, fig. 387 and p. 123, fig. 394 for similar examples.
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.
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