First Period Worcester Porcelain Dry Blue Enamel Large Dish, Circa 1768-70.



First Period Worcester Porcelain Dry Blue Enamel Large Dish,

Circa 1768-70.

(Ref: ny9040-puax)

 

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.
Date: 1768-70
Origin England
Artist/Maker First Period Worcester
Measurements 13 inches wide x 10 inches deep x 1 1/2 inches high.
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://vandekar.com
Price $2,500.00
Contact Paul Vandekar, 212-308-2022 or  info@vandekar.com

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