A RARE LARGE WORCESTER (FLIGHT BARR & BARR) PORCELAIN BLUE FAUX MARBLE GROUND PLATTER. CIRCA 1825.
Impressed crowned monogram mark, incised X and 22. Finely painted with seashells, coral and sea grasses, the rim with further shell reserves on a faux marble ground, gilt gadrooned rim. 22 inches (57cm) wide.
PROVENANCE:Earl Fitzwilliam Collection, Wentworth Woodhouse. With Antique Porcelain Company, 48 East 57th Street, New York. With Graham & Oxley, Kensington Church Street, London. The Collection of the late Richard Mellon Scaife, Pittsburgh USA.
EXHIBITED:The Grosvenor House Antiques Fair, London, 1991 with Graham & Oxley. Illustrated catalogue page 143.