• D1341. Polychrome Milk Jug in the Form of a Monkey
Delft, circa 1755
With blue-delineated fur and facial features, wearing a yellow cap decorated with iron-red blossoms and tendrils and pierced with a hole to attach it to the hole at the top of the handle formed by his blue S-scrolled tail, modeled holding an iron-red-sprigged yellow jug to his mouth with both hands, and seated on his haunches above a green rocky mound base patterned with blue caillouté and decorated with iron-red, yellow and white flowers and buds above the scalloped footrim.
Height: 17.4 cm. (6 13/16 in.)
Aronson Antiquairs, Amsterdam
The Ivan B. Hart Collection, Monte Carlo, number 221