London, South Kensington
6 March 2012
A BRISTOL DELFT POLYCHROME PLATE
Painted with a long-tailed blue-winged yellow bird in flight above two sponged manganese trees and iron-red grasses, on a blue mound, within a triple blue line and red-dash border
8 5/8 in. (21.8 cm.) diam.
With Charles Finch, August 1890, according to a manuscript label on the reverse.
With Jonathan Horne, London.
Anonymous sale, Hearts of Oak, Christie's, London, 2 December 2009, lot 158.
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For a similar example, see Frank Britton, English Delftware in the Bristol Collection, London, 1982, pl. 14.11.
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