24 January 2011
AN ENGLISH DELFT DATED PORTRAIT PLATE
1746, POSSIBLY LIVERPOOL
Painted in shades of manganese with an equestrian portrait of William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, on a rearing mount, a baton in his right hand, below the date 1746, flanked by the inscription Duke William/for Ever
8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) diameter
Anonymous sale; Phillips, London, 5-6 June 1991, lot 353.
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Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Catalogue, Vol. II, D54.
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