New Arrivals: Lotnr 183 Polychrome Delft figure of a parrot on a ring
h 28 cm, Prov. a priate collection, Collection S. Alberge, La Haye
Painted with naturalistically plumage.
Delft parrots were very poular. The Delftware parrots were produces in the seventeenth century until the eind of the eighteenth century. There exists several models. Seated on oval base or as this parrot, in a ring. That could be suspended from a high attachment point.