Cup and saucer

Dutch (Delft)
about 1720-40


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8cm (1 1/2in.) Other (Part A): 6.4cm (2 1/2in.) Other (Part B): 11.3cm (4 7/16in.)

Accession Number

61.124a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Grayish-white glaze painted with flowers, birds and butterflies in blue, yellow, green, and red, in Chinese manner. unmarked; attributed to Dextra. Probably made at sign of the Three Barrells or the Greek A. Small chips on rim of cup, two chips glued.

Provenance

Paul Blancan, Paris; November 20-22, 1924, Paul Blancan sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, lot 80

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson