A London delftware Tile painted with a vase of flowers, circa 1740
Painted in blue, red and green with a two-handled vase filled with flowers, the corners with stylised floral motifs.
Provenance: An English Private Collection.
Condition: There is some chipping to the edges and a shallow section out of the reverse, although this does not show to the front. No other damage or restoration.
Dimensions: 13 cm x 13 cm
A Catalogue of English Delftware Tiles, compiled by Jonathan Horne (1980).
Delftware: The Tin-glazed Earthenware of the British Isles, Michael Archer (V&A/HMSO, 1997).
English Delftware, F.H. Garner and Michael Archer (Faber & Faber, 1972).