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TWO ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE FOOTED FLOWER VASES
LATE 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 USD
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658
TWO ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE FOOTED FLOWER VASES
LATE 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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TWO ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE FOOTED FLOWER VASES
LATE 17TH CENTURY
each of globular form upon on a spreading foot, set around the stepped shoulder with three apertures alternating with three scroll devices beneath the wavy rim edge, painted and outlined in dark manganese, one with two Chinoiserie figures seated in a garden, the other with a duck and bird amidst plants and flowers.
height 6 1/2 in.
16.5 cm
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Provenance

Ginsburg & Levy, New York, February, 1973
Vogel Collection no. 172

Catalogue Note

Three vases of this form are illustrated by John C. Austin, British Delft at Williamsburg, Williamsburg, 1994, pp.  250-251, nos. 599-601, two of which have similar Chinoiserie decoration to the present lot. The author notes that fragments of a vessel of this form have been excavated at Jamestown Island, Virginia. Three further examples bearing dates 1650, 1661 and 1683 are illustrated by Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer in Dated English Delftware, Tin-glazed Earthenware 1600-1800, London, 1984, pp. 355-356, nos. 1564, 1565 and 1567, the latter example decorated in a similar manner with a seated Chinoiserie figure in a garden. 

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York