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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 18

    A Dutch Delft polychrome oval chinoiserie plaque

    1740-1750

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch Delft polychrome oval chinoiserie plaque
    1740-1750
    Painted with an elegant Oriental lady resting in a contemplative mood in a garden with blooming chrysanthemum branches and flowering shrubbery, further with a parrot on a fence and insects, the shaped raised border with trellised panels alternating stylised foliage, pierced with two apertures for suspension (extensively restored)
    36.3 cm. wide


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    Provenance

    With a paper label inscribed S. Alberge et Fils* Antiquaires* 11
    Plaats* La Haye* Hollande*
    The present owner.