London, South Kensington
8 April 2004
An English delft polychrome plate
CIRCA 1760, PROBABLY LONDON
Painted in manganese and green with an insect in flight over peonies issuing from rockwork
8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) diam.
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Cf. John C. Austin, British Delft at Colonial Williamsburg (Williamsburg, 1994), p. 177, fig. 320.
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