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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 51

    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE DEEP DISH

    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)

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    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE DEEP DISH
    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Vibrantly painted with a lady on horseback and two attendant parasol-bearers
    13 ¾ in. (35 cm.) diameter


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    See a very similar dish in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, inv. RBK16295B, illustrated by C.J.A. Jörg, Pronk Porcelain, Groningen, 1980, p. 61, no. 6, where the author suggests that this scene could have inspired Cornelis Pronk to create his design for 'La Dame au Parasol' (see lots 52 - 55).

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN LADY (LOTS 49 - 51)