A polychrome Dutch Delft butter tub in the form of a pike, 18th C.


H.: 11 cm - Dia.: 11 cm

Marked G:V:S: for Geertruij Verstelle, "Het Oude Moriaenshooft" workshop, Delft, 1761-1770.

- Two very small rim chips retouched and extensively oversprayed, the varnish yellowed.
- A small rim chip with a tight associated hairline of ca. 4 cm.
- The tail and nose of the small fish slightly retouched.

Provenance: Sotheby's, New York, Nov. 18, 2011, Lot 1 (link)

Price incl. premium: € 4.080,00