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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 186

    A CLOISONNE ENAMEL CIRCULAR DISH

    18TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A CLOISONNE ENAMEL CIRCULAR DISH
    18TH CENTURY
    With shallow rounded sides, the slightly convex center decorated with a central flower head surrounded by lotus scroll repeated in the well, all in blue, red, yellow, white and green reserved on a turquoise ground, the exterior gilded
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) diam.


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    The decoration on this dish appears to have been inspired by that found on earlier cloisonné dishes, such as the 15th century example illustrated by H. Brinker and A. Lutz, Chinese Cloisonné: The Pierre Uldry Collection, The Asia Society Galleries, New York, 1989, no. 14.

    Provenance

    The Clague Collection.