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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 658

    A FAMILLE ROSE 'PRONK ARBOR' PLATE

    CIRCA 1738-40

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FAMILLE ROSE 'PRONK ARBOR' PLATE
    CIRCA 1738-40
    The dish is decorated and gilt after the Dutch artist Cornelis Pronk's design with a seated lady and her attendants under an arch-shaped topiary hedge, the trellis border with cartouches of moths, butterflies, flowers and fruit. The reverse with iron-red and purple lambrequin border.
    9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Property from a private Belgian collection, acquired in the 1960s and 1970s.