RARE SCOTTISH CREAMWARE MOCHAWARE ‘DIPPED FAN’ PATTERN PORRINGER, CIRCA 1820.
Surrounded by three dipped fans marbled in white, dark pumpkin, dark brown and ochre on a white slip field, beneath two ochre bands and a rouletted green-glazed reeded border, the handle with incised terminals. Diameter 4 ⅝ inches.
Provenance: Jonathan Trace, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, October 31, 2001; “Property from the Collection of Jonathan Rickard,” American Furniture & Decorative Arts, Skinner, Bolton, Massachusetts, October 28, 2001, lot 527; Geranium Antiques, Dorset, Vermont.
Literature: Griselda Lewis, “A Collector’s History of English Pottery,” The Antique Collectors’ Club, 1999.Exhibitions: “Mocha Mania,” Dewitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1993-94; “The Art of the Turner,” The Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics, Douglas Hill, Maine, 1996, n. 14.