The hand painted tin glazed earthenware charger decorated in shades of blue in the centre with a couple on a carriage (Friese Sjees) pulled by a white horse. Under right: naar O. Eerelman. After a painting by Otto Eerelman (Groningen 1839 - 1926). The rim with stylized flowers and leaves.
Signed on the bottom in underglaze blue for:
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & L = 1890
Painter’s initials: HB = Hendrik Christian Bottelier
Employment dates : 1880 - Feb. 5th 1924.
Impressed mark: Joost Thooft & La Bouchere in a circle
Several chargers are shown in - Royal Delft a guide to the Porceleyne Fles by Rick Erickson on Pages 117,123 & 124, This Eerelman image on a plaque Page 187 Fig.13-25
Diameter: 38,5 cm. (15,2 inches.)
Weight: 1.988 grams.