23 January 2009,
Price realised USD 7,500
USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
AN ENGLISH DELFT BLUE-DASH CHARGER
CIRCA 1690, PROBABLY LAMBETH
Painted with a central vine leaf and four similar radiating leaves alternate with stylized flowers
14¼ in. (36.2 cm.) diam.
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See F.H. Garner and Michael Archer, English Delftware, London, 1972, fig. 14B for a similar example in the collection of the Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh (1953.164).
With Alistair Sampson, London, 1985.
PLEASE NOTE THAT DUTCH AND ENGLISH DELFT (LOTS 117-149) WILL START THE SALE AT 2 P.M. and not at approximately 11 a.m. as stated on the title page of the printed catalogue.
Celebrity estate agent Josh Flagg on how he acquired a gilt mirror and other treasures formerly owned by Betsy Bloomingdale
Zoom in on these beautiful works on display in King Street until 8 March before they head to Paris, Beijing, Los Angeles, Shanghai and New York
Our guide to the forms, ornamentations and carving styles, illustrated with lots from our Important American Furniture sale on 19 January
Design specialist Beth Vilinsky illuminates the origins of the lamp and advises on what to consider when buying
Dina Zhang, Head of Sale for Asian Contemporary Art, explains how Hong Kong’s meeting of East and West has shaped her view of art
François de Ricqlès, President of Christie's France, explains how this exceptional work speaks to the Rockefellers’ mutually admiring relationship with France