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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 405

    A FAMILLE ROSE AND COBALT BLUE RETICULATED DISH

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE AND COBALT BLUE RETICULATED DISH
    CIRCA 1780
    The center painted with a view of the Dutch folly fort on the Pearl River near Canton, the pierced rim bordered with blue scrollwork bands
    9 1/8 in. (23.1 cm.) diameter


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    The 'folly forts' or 'follies' were the fortified warehouses used by the European traders going in and out of Canton.