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A STAFFORDSHIRE SLIPWARE PRESS-MOLDED OCTAGONAL DISH
CIRCA 1715
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 USD
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620
A STAFFORDSHIRE SLIPWARE PRESS-MOLDED OCTAGONAL DISH
CIRCA 1715
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SLIPWARE PRESS-MOLDED OCTAGONAL DISH
CIRCA 1715
probably by John Simpson of Burslem, decorated with alternating pomegranate and fleur-de-lis devices about a central lotus flower roundel, picked out in brown and russet slip above the initials I.S, all within a border of wavy lines and circles trailed in brown slip around the rim.
width 13 3/4 in.
34.9 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby's London, June 14, 1988, lot 309
Jonathan Horne, London, June, 1988
Vogel Collection no. 506

Catalogue Note

The dating of dishes of this type is based on the example inscribed and dated in brown slip 'W.K.1715' illustrated by Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, London, 2000, Vol. 1, pp. 92-93, cat. no. S33. A further dish is at Colonial Williamsburg, illustrated by Leslie B. Grigsby, English Slip-Decorated Earthenware at Williamsburg, Williamsburg, 1993, pp. 40-41, no. 46. A third was in the Collection of Louis Marc Solon, sold, his sale, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, November 26–28, 1912, no. 76, and is now in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. See also Ronald G. Cooper, English Slipware Dishes 1650-1850, London, 1968, pls. 278-281.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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