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Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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AN ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE SMALL TANKARD
CIRCA 1730
of cylindrical form applied with a strap handle, painted around the exterior with a huntsman taking aim at a fleeing deer within blue line borders on the rim and footrim.
height 3 3/8 in.
8.5 cm
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Provenance

Jonathan Horne, London, October, 1987, bearing label
Vogel Collection no. 491

Description

A small mug of this size painted with a bird and sponged trees is illustrated by Amanda E. Lange, Delftware at Historic Deerfield, 1600-1800, Deerfield, 2001, p. 36, no. 6. A fuller scene of a deer hunt was used as the exterior decoration on the Blacksmiths' Arms bowl, dated 1749 in the Robert Hall Warren Collection, published by Anthony Ray, English Delftware Pottery in the Robert Hall Warren Collection, London, 1968, p. 165, pl. 37 , no. 75; see also no. 59, for a marriage plate attributed to Bristol, dated 1715 including a similar deer motif.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York