First Period Worcester Porcelain Dry Blue Enamel Large Dish,
The large First Period Worcester porcelain dish or platter with canted corners is painted with flowers in Dry Blue with a gilt dentil border.
John Sandon in the Dictionary of Worcester mentions that blue enamel was a very difficult color to control when used overglaze. Worcester overcame this problem by developing a very vibrant bright blue enamel.
Condition: very good with one gilt dentil with some rub to top edge (see photo).
|Dealer||Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc.|
|Artist/Maker||First Period Worcester|
|Measurements||13 inches wide x 10 inches deep x 1 1/2 inches high.|
|Inventory||View Dealer's Inventory|
|Contact||Paul Vandekar, 212-308-2022 or email@example.com|