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A LONDON DELFTWARE 'BLEU PERSAN' OCTAGONAL PLATE
CIRCA 1670-90
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
725
A LONDON DELFTWARE 'BLEU PERSAN' OCTAGONAL PLATE
CIRCA 1670-90
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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A LONDON DELFTWARE 'BLEU PERSAN' OCTAGONAL PLATE
CIRCA 1670-90
painted in white in the center with an oriental figure seated amidst shrubbery in a garden, the rim with further similar decoration.
width 8 7/8 in.
22.5 cm
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Provenance

Jonathan Horne, London, March, 1991
Vogel Collection no. 546

Literature

Jonathan Horne, A Collection of Early English Pottery, London, Part XI, Cat. no. 293
Sarah Fayen Scarlett, 'The Chinese Scholar Pattern: Style, Merchant Identity, and the English Imagination', Ceramics in America, 2011, fig. 3.

Catalogue Note

The form was based on contemporary metalwork and very few examples in bleu persan Delftware appear to be recorded in the literature. A near identical plate is illustrated by Michael Archer and Brian Morgan, Fair as China Dishes English Delftware from the Collection of Mrs. Marion Morgan and Brian Morgan, Washington D.C., 1977, p. 41, no. 19, col. pl. II, sold, Property of Mrs. Marion Morgan and Mr Brian Morgan, Sotheby's London, March 25, 1980, lot 16. A second example with a slightly different border pattern was in the Longridge Collection, published Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Collection of English Slipware and Delftware, London, 2000, Vol. 2, pp. 142-143, D108; formerly in the Collections of John Philip Kassebaum, sold, Sotheby's, London, October 1, 1991, lot 47; and Louis L. Lipski, sold, Sotheby's, London, March 10, 1981, lot 28. A third was sold, Sotheby's, London, April 21, 1998, lot 136.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York