An English Delft Queen Anne charger circa 1702-14
Lot 212
An English Delft Queen Anne charger circa 1702-14
Sold for £9,799 (US$ 16,470) inc. premium
Lot Details
An English Delft Queen Anne charger
circa 1702-14
painted in blue and yellow with a full length portrait of the Queen holding her orb and sceptre, her head turned to the left and flanked by the letters A and R, two trees either side with blue branches and foliage represented by thickly applied green glaze, a yellow and blue dash border around the rim, the reverse with a green wash, 35.5cm (cracked),

Footnotes

  • See Leslie Grigsby, The Longridge Collection, D33 and D34, p 66 and Michael Archer, Delftware, item A12, p 80 for other examples. Another was sold in these rooms 8 September 2004, lot 51. This lot is distinguished by the use of a green wash to the reverse, more thickly applied to form the foliage on the trees, and by a more realistic portrayal of the Queen
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