6 December 2004
A DERBY BOTANICAL PLATE
CIRCA 1815, CROWNED CROSSED BATONS AND D MARK IN IRON-RED
Painted by William 'Quaker' Pegg with Double Yellow Rose, Crown Imperial, Anemone & Double Larkspur named in iron-red script on the reverse, within a narrow gilt band border (some wear to gilding and scratching to enamels)
8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) diam.
Anon. sale Sotheby Parke Bernet, 9th December 1983, lot 73.
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Cf. Franklin A. Barrett and Arthur L. Thorpe, Derby Porcelain, pl. 149, also illustrated in the Albert Amor Ltd. exhibition catalogue, 'Quaker' Pegg (1977), loan exhibit A.
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