• Lot 121

    PAIRE DE PLATS ARMORIES EN PORCELAINE POLYCHROME

    CHINE, CIRCA 1750-1753

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    PAIRE DE PLATS ARMORIES EN PORCELAINE POLYCHROME
    CHINE, CIRCA 1750-1753
    De forme octogonale, ornés au centre des armes de la Famille Loof d'Amsterdam, entourées sur l'aile d'une guirlande de feuilles, le marli reprenant les armes en plus petit, la bordure agrémentée d'une frise de fleurs de lys ; quelques petites égrenures
    Longueur: 37,7 cm. (14 7/8 in.) (2)


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    According to Dr Jochem Kroes, Chinese Armorial Porcelain for the Dutch Market, Waanders Publishers, Zwolle, The Netherlands, 2007, p. 248-9, these arms are of the Loofs family of Amsterdam, and the service dates to 1750-53, having been commissioned by Abraham Loofs (1704-63) a VOC official.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Post Lot Text

    A PAIR OF POLYCHROME ARMORIAL DISHES FOR THE DUTCH MARKET
    CHINA, CIRCA 1750-1753