Deaccessioned October 25, 2012

Plate

Dutch (Delft)
about 1765
Made by Porcelain Claw Factory (active in Delft, 1658-1840)


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Diam: 31.1cm (12 1/4in.)

Accession Number

25.413

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Painted in blue oriental “peacock” pattern, yellow edge.

Markings

Marked in underglaze blue claw and "5"

Provenance

Mary Rich (Mrs. Thomas O.) Richardson (d. 1924), Boston and Newport, RI; 1925, bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 16, 1925); October 25, 2012, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Skinner, Inc., Boston, July 13, 2013 (sale 2663B), lot 759.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson