24 January 2011
AN ENGLISH DELFT DATED BLUE AND WHITE PORRINGER
Of conventional form with pierced leaf handle, the interior initialed and dated ·C·/·I·E·/·1731·, within concentric bands and a dentil rim, the exterior with flowering prunus issuing from a grassy mound and insects
6 in. (15.3 cm.) wide
F.A. Crisp; Sotheby's, London, 14 February 1935, lot 49.
Edith Pitts-Curtis; Owen F. Valentine & Co., Virginia, 22-23 October 1994, lot 374.
With Price Glover, New York, 1994.
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Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Catalogue, Vol. II, D185.
Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delft, London, 1984, no. 1242.
Leslie Grigsby, 'Dated Longridge Delft and Slipware', The Magazine Antiques, pp. 883-885, pl. 16.
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