London, South Kensington
21 October 2004
A Swansea plate from the Burdett-Couts service
Painted with a basket of luxuriant garden flowers within an elaborate gilt-scroll foliage and seed-pattern cartouche, the border painted with two moths and an insect, within gilt dentil rims (minute chipping to footrim and light patches of rubbing to gilding)
9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) diam.
The Welbeck Galleries, Ltd, Morgan Arcade Cardiff according to paper label.
From the Burdett-Coutts Collection, Christie's May 1922, according to fragment of label
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