24 January 2011
AN ENGLISH DELFT DATED INK-POT
1756, PROBABLY LIVERPOOL
Of arched cylindrical form with a flared rim above three apertures, painted in the Fazackerly palette with flowers and scattered sprigs surrounding the initials and date RW/1756
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 17 June 1974, lot 1.
Thomas Burn, Rous Lench Court; Christie's, London, 29-30 May 1990, lot 24.
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Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware, Tin-Glazed Earthenware 1600-1800, London, 1984, p. 363, no. 1584.
Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Catalogue, Vol. II, D388.
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