London, South Kensington
2 December 2009
A PAIR OF BRISTOL DELFT BLUE AND WHITE RECTANGULAR FLOWER-BRICKS
The sides painted with fortified towers in an estuary with sailing boats beneath a cloudy sky, the ends with flowering plants, and the tops pierced with a central rectangle flanked by twelve circular apertures, with blue scroll and 'x' ornament
6 1/8 (15.5 cm.) long (2)
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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L. Grigsby, The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, London 2006, p. 415, no. D374.
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