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The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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AN ENGLISH DELFTWARE MANGANESE-GROUND PLATE
CIRCA 1740-45
London or Bristol, painted in the center in blue with two Chinoiserie figures at a table on a lakeside pavilion reserved within a scalloped panel, the rim with three fish.
diameter 8 7/8 in.
22.5 cm
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Provenance

Price Glover Collection, Christie's, London, June 14, 1988, lot 16
Jonathan Horne, London, May, 1998, bearing label
Vogel Collection no. 639

Catalogue Note

The central scene appears on a manganese plate inscribed with initials 'C' over 'S M' and dated 1741, see Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware, Tin-Glazed Earthenware 1600-1800, London, 1984, p.109, fig.477. A dish with the same scene but with four fish reserved on a manganese ground is illustrated by Frank Britton, English Delftware in the Bristol Collection, London, 1982, p. 248, no. 15.42. A comparable dish painted with blue fish against a manganese ground was in the Longridge Collection, sold Christie's, London, January 24, 2011, lot 154.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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