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Derby Porcelain Botanical Compotier Dessert Dish Chinese Apple Blossom (1 of 8)
The Fancy Fox
Flag of United KingdomSuffolk, UK
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Derby Porcelain Botanical Compotier Dessert Dish Chinese Apple Blossom

REF: FA1492 / LA445261
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Description
A fine Derby kidney shape compotier very finely painted with a botanical study of Chinese Apple Blossom after a late 18th century engraving by William Curtis, first edition 1794. Gilt painted rim. Red mark to the reverse and the named specimen in script, c.1806.
measurements
It measures 25cm (9 7/8") wide by 20.5cm (8 1/8") deep and 3.8cm (1 1/2") high.
declaration
The Fancy Fox has clarified that the Derby Porcelain Botanical Compotier Dessert Dish Chinese Apple Blossom (LA445261) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1806
condition
In excellent condition with no damage, repair or restoration. The surface is finely and evenly crazed as often is the case with these botanical dessert wares and a very small are of faint discolouration near the rim to the top right corner, please see the final photograph. Minimal handling wear, the gilt and enamelling is excellent.
location
This Derby Porcelain Botanical Compotier Dessert Dish Chinese Apple Blossom is located in Suffolk, United Kingdom