Ovoid Delft Vase

Ovoid Delft Vase



An ovoid shaped Delft earthenware blue and white vase with a Chinoiserie decoration of figures in a landscape. Both the shape and the decoration of this vase is unmistakably taken from Chinese 'transitional' porcelain of the mid-17th century.

Condition: poor, a large crack runs from the rim and across the vase, another hairline from rim and significant glaze wear to the rim.

Delft, Netherlands, circa 1660-1680.


Height 26 cm / 10 "