LONDON DELFT POLYCHROME CHARGER, 1750-65.Est. $600-$800
Sold: $1,140 ($950)
Painted in blue, green, iron-red, yellow and manganese purple with a view of a flower and rock garden, the rim with four sprays of flowers and leaves, some decorated in sgraffito. Diameter 13 ¼ inches.
Provenance: Sotheby’s, January 2006.
Literature: Similar plates are discussed and illustrated in Archer, Ibid., p. 182, n. B.135 and cl. pl. 105; Austin, Ibid., p. 178, n. 324; and Britton, Ibid., pp. 193-94, nos. 12.38-12.40.