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A VERY RARE ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE CIRCULAR SALT
CIRCA 1660-75
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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706
A VERY RARE ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE CIRCULAR SALT
CIRCA 1660-75
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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A VERY RARE ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE CIRCULAR SALT
CIRCA 1660-75
painted around and in the center of the well with a sprig of cherries and around the foot with trailing sprays of flowers, the wide flat rim affixed with three upright scrolls.
height 4 1/2 in.
11.4 cm
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Provenance

Jonathan Horne, London, February, 1984
Vogel Collection no. 399

Catalogue Note

Other blue and white examples of this form that are known include three 'blue persan' examples, one in the Fitzwilliam Museum, illustrated by Michael Archer, Delftware in the Fitzwilliam Museum, London, 2013, p. 275, cat. no. G. 6; one in the British Museum, London; and another in the Cecil Higgins Museum, Bedford. A blue and white example from the Louis Lipski Collection, decorated with Chinoiserie flowers and birds was sold at Sotheby's London, March 10, 1981, lot 50. Another example from the same collection painted with a seated Chinese figure in the center and decorated with scroll motifs was sold in the same sale, lot 51. Lastly, another salt similarly decorated with a sprig of cherries in the well, was sold at Sotheby's, London, September 29, 1987, lot 17.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York