D2307. Blue and White Octagonal Vase
Delft, circa 1680
Marked and numbered SVE 8 in blue for Samuel van Eenhoorn, the owner of De Grieksche A (The Greek A) factory from 1678 to 1685
Painted on the octagonal lower body with a continuous scene depicting two seated figures conversing and one figure holding a tray behind them, in a landscape of pines, shrubbery and rocks, all above a ruyi-head border and below a molded blue-ground
border reserved with floral scrollwork and oval medaillons with flowerheads and foliage, the shoulders with a band of large blue-ground lappets reserved with florall scrollwork.
Height: 19.5 cm. (7.7 in.)