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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    A FAMILLE ROSE 'NATIVITY' PLATE

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE 'NATIVITY' PLATE
    CIRCA 1740
    The border with alternating Du paquier style scrollwork and trellis with torchères of vine
    9 1/8 in. (23 cm.) diameter


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    This subject is rare in colored enamels. For an example in grisaille and gilt, see The J. Louis Binder Collection, Christie's, London, 17 June 2003, lot 87.

    Literature

    Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 66, no. 28.