The tin glazed earthenware plate decorated in shades of blue with a flooded Dutch landscape with shining sun behind a fence with barb wire. Surrounded with the text:
NEDERLAND ZAL HERRIJZEN. 5 MEI 1945. (The Netherlands will revive. End of World War II.) in a rim with orange-coloured stylized flowers as symbol for the Royal Family
(House of Orange.)
Plate designed by Marijnissen. (1920-1958. Painter & Designer)
Signed on the back in underglaze blue for:
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & BO = 1945.
Painter’s initials: JS = Jean Henri Schuilenburg
Employment dates: 17 June 1895 - 1948
This item is shown in Rick Erickson - Royal Delft Page 140 - Fig.11-56
Diam.: 22,5 cm. (8,9 inches.)
Weight: 408 grams.