#WOW# 1987 DELFT PORCELEYNE FLES 5-1/2" PITCHER VASE

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 07, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

#WOW# 1987 DELFT PORCELEYNE FLES 5-1/2" PITCHER VASE
ITEM: Beautiful pitcher or vase from Holland's top pottery, De Porceleyne Fles ("The Porcelain Bottle"). Large format with lovely curves and a strong handle, decorated with an intricate floral motif painted in the traditional Fles blues on a crisp white background. Wide mouth allows pitcher to be used as a vase. The bottom has the Fles logo, the original factory sticker, and the typical markings.

SIZE: 5.5" (13.5 cm) tall, and almost 3-3/4" at the widest diameter. Mouth is 2-1/4" wide.

DATE OF MANUFACTURE: DG = 1987.

CONDITION: Excellent, with no repairs, cracks, chips, flakes or flaws. T is a bit of shelf-wear on the unglazed underside, but no crazing, as would be normal for Porceleyne Fles items. Unless described , any light spots or smears on the pictures are from our photo lights.

PAINTER: MvG , which M. van de Haag, who began painting at Fles before 1987.

APPRAISED VALUE: $70-100 in the USA for a pitcher-vase of this quality, workmanship and condition.

ABOUT US: We specialize in top-quality hand-painted Dutch porcelain and art pottery items from our private family collection of three generations that dates back over 60 years. These pieces, lovingly collected in the Netherlands and from around the world, include unblemished
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