Two Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
- Date / Time :
- April 08, 2016 10:00AM
Two Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates, England, c. 1720-50, probably London, each with purple manganese and blue, one with a blue chain border surrounding an inner band with central fruit basket, dia. 8 5/8; and a plate with sponged border and trees with central windmill, dia. 7 3/4 in.
Provenance: The Troy Chappell Collection.
Literature: Windmill plate identical to one illustrated in British Delft at Williamsburg, by J. Austin, illus. 228.
Fruit basket: provenance - Martyn Edgell antiques. Rim with 1/4 and 3/8 rim chip, 1/2" glaze chip and typical glaze loss surrounding edge.
Windmill: provenance - Price Glover. rim with 1/4" chip and glaze roughness surrounding edge 1 1/2" rim hairline and scatttered glaze crazing.
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