Covered dish in the form of a plover
Mark of Jan Theunis Dextra, proprietor, The Greek A factory (Dutch, 1758–1764), Made at Greek A Factory (Dutch (Delft), active 1657–1818)
Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands
13 x 14 cm (5 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pair (with 1995.7.2a-b) of covered dishes in the form of nesting plovers painted in green and manganese red and blue. The bases and covers are naturalistically modeled in relief.
Inside cover and inside base marked "4" . Base marked "ITW / 12" and "100"
November 23, 1994, sold at Christie's Amsterdam, lot 400, and bought by for the Rita and Frits Markus Collection, MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 1995)
Rita and Frits Markus Collection