A rare, mid-18th century chinoiserie English delftware vase

September 18, 2019 2:40 pm Published by

The rim incurved. The body with an acrobat holding leafy branches and leaping over a fence on the front, and a figure standing in a fenced garden between borders of stylised scrolls and ruyi lappets on the reverse. Two sponged rope-twist handles. Decorated in blue on a blue glaze. Restored. Probably Bristol, second quarter of the 18th century.

Height: 21.00 cm./8.25 in.

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