17th Century Dutch delft blue and white vase


        

17th Century Dutch delft blue and white vase

Netherlands, c. 1665

Dutch delft blue and white vase, late 17th century, decorated with scrolling flowers, underglaze blue mark GK possibly for Ghisbrecht Lambrechtse Krucyk or Crucyk 1666 at the "De Vergulde Boot" and "De Dessel in 1664,

Interestingly, this vase has strong Iznik qualities in the sparing use of elongated foliage. The fine quality of the blue cobalt underglaze is evident in the richness of colour and its subtle variation. A unusual example of early Dutch delft.

Height 6.50cm

Condition: neck cut down, chips to base