6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER TRAY ON A LOUIS XV STYLE GILTWOOD PLIANT
THE TRAY 18TH CENTURY, THE STAND MID-19TH CENTURY
The serpentine tray depicting Chinese figures and pagodas in a watery landscape, the folding X-frame stand carved with flowerheads and foliage
19½ in. (49 cm.) high; 36 in. (91 cm.) wide; 21½ in. (55 cm.) deep (2)
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Princess Maria Pia di Savoia (d.1911)
Acquired from Galerie Altero, Paris.
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