Deaccessioned October 25, 2012
Made by De Porceleyne Bijl (Porcelain Hatchet) factory (Dutch, active 1657–1803)
Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands
Diam: 22.9cm (9in.)
Medium or Technique
Mate to 19.525. Pale blue ground with dark blue floral design. Orange rim. Both plates scratched, cracked and chipped.
As on 19.525, inscribed on the underside: "From the museum sal[esroom] Hoorne, Holland"
Mark: Axe with x. (Joost Brouwer 1759?) for "De Porceleyne Byl" factory
1919, gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 17, 1919); October 25, 2012, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Skinner, Inc., Boston, July 13, 2013 (sale 2663B), lot 726.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson