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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 125

    A famille rose armorial dish

    CIRCA 1725

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A famille rose armorial dish
    Circa 1725
    Enamelled and gilt to the centre with a coat-of-arms surmounted by a helmet and within feathery mantling, the deep well with an iron-red and gilt honeycomb-pattern enriched with cartouches enclosing symbols, the everted rim with a dense floral scroll, rim chip
    39 cm. diam.


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    The arms are those of Mertins impaling Peck. See D. Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, London, 1974, p. 214, nr. D4

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