London, South Kensington
2 December 2009
A BRISTOL DELFT CHINOISERIE POLYCHROME DISH
Naively painted in blue, green, yellow and iron-red with an Oriental figure with a skipping rope against three mounds of blue and green rockwork, with stylised green sponged trees and two-tiered lookouts
13 5/8 in. (34.5 cm.) diam.
Acquired from Jonathan Horne, London.
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For similar examples, see Frank Britton, English Delftware in the Bristol Collection, London 1982, plate 11.45 and F.H. Garner and Michael Archer, English Delftware, London 1972, pl. 70L.
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