2 November 2005
A Dutch Delft polychrome oval 'Paschal' Lamb butter tureen and cover
CIRCA 1770, HENDRIK VAN HOORN, DE DRIE VERGULDE ASTONNE MARK
Paaslambotervlootje, the cover modelled as a recumbent white lamb, its fur in slight relief, the eyes outlined in blue, surrounded by a polychrome border of flowers in relief, the box en suite (one ear restored)
13.7 cm. high (2)
Dutch Delft from the Collection of the late A. Vromen Jr., Christie's Laren, The Netherlands, 24 October 1979, lot 2900.
The present owner.
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Jkvr. C.H. de Jonge, 'Een particuliere verzameling Delfts aardewerk', (Collectie A.Vromen Jr.), Mededelingenblad Vrienden van de Nederlandse Ceramiek, 1967, p. 59.
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