A good Limehouse pickle dish circa 1746-48
Lot 5
A good Limehouse pickle dish circa 1746-48
Sold for £3,120 (US$ 5,244) inc. premium
Lot Details
A good Limehouse pickle dish
circa 1746-48
Moulded in the form of a scallop shell, painted in inky blue with a house on an island flanked by rockwork and wispy plants, dark mountain peaks in the distance, the border with three Chinese feather and ribbon motifs, a shell and two leaves below the scene, the reverse with two trailing plants, 10.9cm high

Footnotes

  • A very similar dish from the Billie Pain Collection was sold in these rooms on 26 November 2003, lot 94
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