24 January 2011
AN ENGLISH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE CHINOISERIE MUG
CIRCA 1725, BRISTOL OR LONDON
Painted with birds and insects among flowers issuing from rockwork between whorl and lappet bands, the grooved handle with scroll ornament, the underside painted with a figure in a basket in landscape
6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 2 October 1984, lot 114.
John Philip Kassebaum; Sotheby's, London, 7 October 1992, lot 86.
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