29 - 30 November 2012
Property from the Estate of Benjamin F. Edwards III
A DUTCH DELFT DORE HOT-MILK JUG AND COVER AND JUG AND COVER
EARLY 18TH CENTURY, BOTH WITH IRON-RED PAK MONOGRAM MARK FOR PIETER ADRIAENUS KOCX AT DE GRIEKSCHE A, THE JUG WITH SCRIPT NO. 7
In the Imari taste, the milk-jug with landscape vignettes between bands of prunus and lotus, the fluted jug painted with birds among with ogival panels of lotus, a parrot perched on a ring below its spout
9 in. (22.8 cm.) high, the jug and cover (4)
Acquired from Mark & Marjorie Allen, Gilford, New Hampshire, 30 March 1992 (the hot-milk jug).
Collection Voûte, no. 64, Amsterdam (sticker, the larger jug).
Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 12 May 1993, lot 423 (the larger jug).
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