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Provenance: The M Daley Collection, daughter of Sir Leslie Joseph, Sir Leslie Joseph Collection label to base, Harry Sherman Collection label, similar illustrated in 'Swansea Porcelain Shapes & Decoration' (Sir Leslie Joseph and Jimmy Jones), similar Illustrated in Welsh Ceramics in Context, Part 1 (page 136), Lot 174 Sothebys Leslie Joseph Collection auction (unsold)
Auctioneer's Notes: by William Weston Young study after James Sowerby or Sir J E Smith. Young had installed a muffle kiln at his cottage in Newton, Nottage on 23rd October, 1809. His diaries reveal that he did most of the painting on the service between 21st September and 1st November 1816, and that he was assisted by his handyman, William Bedford (see Welsh Ceramics in Context, Part 1)
Comments: rare dish which can be attributed with certainty to Weston Young, wear only, excellent provenance
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