(England circa 1750 – 1760)
2.8 x 23.2 cm diam
The rim of the plate is moulded with sprays of wild strawberries alternating with other leaves. The bird painting represents a spirited provincial attempt to imitate the work of Chelsea artists such as Jefferyes Hamett O’Neale.
Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 67 (colour illus.). cat.no. 78