3 October 2006
A Dutch Delft blue and white chinoiserie jar
The oviform body with bouquets of stylised flowers, a pair of flying cranes, birds and insects, enclosed by bands of stiff leaves (small hairline cracks to neck)
28.8 cm. high
The Dr. Günther Grethe Collection, Hamburg, no.213.
The present owner.
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D. and R. Aronson, Dutch Delftware, The Dr. Günther Grethe
Collection, Amsterdam, 2004, cat.no. 15, ill.p. 18.
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