30 June - 1 July 2009,
Price Realised EUR 1,125
Estimate EUR 1,000 - EUR 1,500
A fine Chinese famille rose saucer dish
Enamelled and gilt with a finely dressed lady with elaborate hairdress seated in a horseshoe back armchair behind a table with marble top, surrounded by various vessels on the table and floor, the reverse with a Taoist symbol in underglaze blue, fine hairlines and very small rim restoration
16.4 cm. diam.
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For a similar dish, see Kangxi, Yongzheng, Qianlong, Qing Porcelain from the Palace Museum Collection, 1989, p.224, nr.53
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