London, South Kensington
14 November 2007
A WORCESTER BLUE AND WHITE CHRYSANTHEMUM-MOULDED BOWL
CIRCA 1765, BLUE CRESCENT MARK
The exterior moulded with a frieze of scrolling flowers and tendrils, the interior painted to the centre with a single flowerhead, the rim with a lambrequin border
6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam.
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Cf. Lawrence Branyan, Neal French & John Sandon, Worcester Blue and White Porcelain 1751-1790 (London, 1981), p.243.
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