London, South Kensington
2 December 2009
A LONDON DELFT POLYCHROME FARMYARD PLATE
Naively painted in blue and green with a large cockerel flanked by a flowering plant and grasses, on a blue and green mound
8 7/8 in. (22.7 cm.) diam.
with Jonathan Horne, London.
The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, Connecticut, USA.
Acquired from Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire, USA.
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Similar examples are illustrated in Leslie Grigsby, The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, London 2006, p. 176, nos. D138, D139 and D140.
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