The tin glazed earthenware plate decorated in shades of blue on the whole plate with a windmill (Paltrok Wip-mill.) on a waterfront in a Dutch landscape. Under left: Naar Gabriël, Constant Gabriël.
Amsterdam 1828 – 1903 Scheveningen.
The definitive painter of Dutch polder landscapes
Signed on the bottom in underglaze blue for:
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & AS = 1923
Painter’s initials: VA = Thomas van Arum
Employment dates: 31 March 1890 - 1945
Diameter: 23,7 cm. (9,3 inches.)
Weight: 531 grams.