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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 220

    A Chinese iron-red and gilt dish

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Chinese iron-red and gilt dish
    18th Century
    Decorated to the centre with a stylised chrysanthemum and foliage forming a roundel, surrounded by further flower-sprays on a ground of leafy scrollwork, within a diaper-pattern border reserved with floral panels in the well, the rim painted with sprays of peony alternating with prunus blossom and 'Antiquities', some wear
    35.5 cm. diam.


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