• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 125

    A Dutch Delft oval blue and white 'gallant' plaque


    Price Realised  


    A Dutch Delft oval blue and white 'gallant' plaque
    Second half 18th Century
    Painted to the centre with a gallant couple seated at a table in a garden, two putti beside them, one playing the violin, the other holding flowers, surrounded by a floral border with four moulded cartouches enclosing Chinoiserie symbols, the shell top pierced for hanging, frits
    21.3 cm. wide

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