12 November 2002
A small Loosdrecht ajour floral vase
Middle period (1778-1782), incised M:OL
(Stelvaas) in the Rococo style, gilt and painted with green flowersprays, the globular body applied with leaves in slight relief, the elongated flaring neck pierced with roundels, the edge shaped, on square pedestal base
See illustration on p.59
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Cf. W.J. Rust, Nederlands Porselein in het Museum Willet-Holthuysen, Amsterdam (Amsterdam 1952), ills.212 & 201 for complete ajour garnitures. A.L. den Blaauwen, Loosdrechts Porcelein (Zwolle 1988), p.230 ill.164.
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