London, South Kensington
15 February 2001
A pair of English pottery blue and white shaped rectangular meat dishes
possibly Ridgway, printed with the 'Curling Palm' pattern of Orientals within a chinoiserie landscape, the border painted with moths reserved on a honeycomb ground, circa 1820 -- 52.5cm. wide (2)
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Cf. A.W. Coysh and R.K. Henrywood, The Dictionary of Blue and White Printed Pottery 1780-1880 (1982), p.100.
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