VINTAGE DUTCH BLUE & WHITE DELFT HANDPAINTED PLATE - 1921
The centre of the earthenware plate decorated in blue with a lighthouse on a stormy sea
with Dutch brown sailing vessels. In a cloud written OORLOG ( War)
In the rim with stylized floral swags the text:
Slechts door arbeid , tot het licht. 1921 (Only trough labour will we get to the light.)
Designed by Leon Senf. Only 800 plates were produced.
Signed on the back in underglaze blue for :
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & AQ = 1921
Painter’s initials : TP ? = Not identified.
This item is shown in Rick Erickson - Royal Delft Page 142 - Fig. 11 -63