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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    A CHINESE 'MEISSEN-STYLE' SILVER-MOUNTED TUREEN AND COVER

    THE PORCELAIN, QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1760

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    A CHINESE 'MEISSEN-STYLE' SILVER-MOUNTED TUREEN AND COVER
    THE PORCELAIN, QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1760
    The tureen and cover decorated with cartouches enclosing European figures in harbour scenes divided by puce and en grisaille panels of birds, flowers and landscape scenes, with later partially gilded silver mounts with indistinct marks
    11 in. (28 cm.) wide handle to handle


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    Compare an example with the same decoration in John Goldsmith Phillips, China Trade Porcelain, 1956, p. 148, pl. 64.

    Provenance

    The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel, sold at Christie's London, 21-22 November 2007, lot 265.