D8215. Polychrome Oval Plaque
Amsterdam, Prinsengracht, circa 1745
Painted in manganese and blue with swans swimming near a fisherman rowing his dory toward skeins in the foreground while another fisherman casts his line beneath a large tree on the bank opposite buildings on the right bank. Further Italianate buildings before hills in the distance beneath a cloudy sky, the top pierced with two holes for suspension, and the molded self-frame with a marbleized border; the reverse glazed.
Height: 37.8 cm. (14.9 in.)