Requires Photography

Wall plate

Dutch (Delft)
after 1921
Made by Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles (Royal Delft) (Dutch, active 1653–-present), Designed by Leon Senf (Dutch, 1860–1940), Decorated by Piet Senf (Dutch, born 1892, working 1921-1957)


Dimensions

Diameter: 35.5 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3669

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware, metalic luster glaze

Not On View

Classifications

Ceramics

Foot ring has been drilled for hanging.

Markings

Underglaze painted factory mark [Jug / DELFT] and painter's monogram PS (PZ within an S)

Provenance

March, 1986, sold by De Porceleyne Fles (Royal Delft factory) to Justin Schiller and Dennis David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 263, unsold; December 10, 2009, Schiller-David sale, Heritage Auctions, Dallas, lot 74245, unsold; 2018, year-end gift of Justin Schiller and Dennis David to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 20, 2019)

Credit Line

Gift of Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David in honor of Clifford S. Ackley