London, South Kensington
2 December 2009
AN ENGLISH DELFT POLYCHROME SHALLOW BOWL
CIRCA 1740, LONDON OR BRISTOL
Naively painted in blue, green and iron-red and with touches of yellow, with two ducks among flowering plants and grasses, the interior with a leafy branch within a band of squiggle-ornament
9 in. (23 cm.) diam.
with Garry Atkins, London.
The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, Connecticut, USA.
Acquired from Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire, USA.
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L. Grigsby, The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, London 2006, p. 343, no. D311.
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