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AN ENGLISH DELFTWARE POLYCHROME ROYAL PORTRAIT PLATE
CIRCA 1689-94
probably London, painted in the center with a bust length portrait of King William and Queen Mary, crowned, William wearing coronation robes, initialed W M and R, the lower section painted with blue drapery, within three blue concentric circles.
diameter 8 1/2 in.
21.7 cm
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Provenance

Bonham's, London, December 8, 2004, lot 214
Jonathan Horne, London, December, 2004
Vogel Collection no. 748

Catalogue Note

Notable plates of comparison include those published by Michael Archer, Delftware in the Fitzwilliam Museum, London 2013, p. 85, B.4, where the author notes Norfolk House as a possible production site, and the example published by Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, London, 2000, Vol. 2, pp. 56-57, D24. A plate with a particularly close treatment of the figures was sold, Sotheby's, New York, April 16, 1993, lot 1.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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