A Pair of Recumbent Cows in White Dutch Delftware


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From the second half of the seventeenth century were imported from China white porcelain statuettes with an ivory glaze, the 'Blanc de Chine'. It is therefore not unlikely that the Dutch public wanted to possess the white figurines in Dutch Delftware as a substitute.

  • Lying affrontÄ— on a mound base with one foreleg positioned forward
Origin
Delft, The Netherlands
Period
Mid 18th Century
Material
Earthenware
Reference
112-498
Sizes
11 x 7 x 16 cm

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